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15 Jan 08 #10760 by KJS
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Please help been living with my husband since 2000, been married since 2002, we have two children but there are five children altogether I had 3 previously. My husband moved into my house and the mortgage is in my name. He has hit my eldest child who was 16 at the time twice and we are now about to enter into divorce proceedings. My fear is that he will snatch the two children and take them back to Africa as he is stating that he wont leave unless he has his children. He works long hours and only spends about 6 hours a week with them. All the children fear him. He is now stating he will not pay for the mortgage anymore and I dont work or have any means to pay for this I cant get legal aid because there is too much equity in the house. Pl:( ease advise me on what action I should take first. KJS:(

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