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31 Jan 08 #12445 by nottm543
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i have recieved my Decree Absolute even though no arrangements for children have been made nor the Clean Break agreement i asked for. this is because my ex's solicitors sent an order in april last year to my solicitors, who at the time werent representing me as i owed them too much money. they are stating that they never recieved the order. im in court tomorrow to see about getting my absolute declined until i can see my daughter.... where do i start????:(

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31 Jan 08 #12457 by Josh2008
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Can you confirm that you have actually received your Decree Absolute or just a date in the future for the hearing?

If you have received the Decree Absolute there is no going back, you are divorced.

It is unusual for that to happen if there are outstanding matters relating to child access etc.

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