What should I do if my husband has not responded to my divorce? 2 Answers as of July 15, 2011I started out filing uncontested the papers were mailed to my husband house 2 times then his job one time he is not responding to anything. She say I have to get him served and get a court date but I have to pay her 500 up front. i dont have money like that I get unemployment. Years back I went through legal aide for free but they dont do that any more. Then they say I can type them myself for 250 inwhich I will be lost. Waht can i do
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Frankly, if you try to do it yourself, you will probably never get done. That may be a good thing,. because many pro se papers are frankly screwed up, and you may cause problems you never expected. Since he won't sign you are in a contested case. You already made a huge mistake. You do NOT file first and then get him to try to sign. That's backwards. Get a lawyer. If money is really tight, consider paying the lawyer to just coach you and write amended papers.
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