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Can i divorce

we were married but living seperate for more than 3 years

Asked on November 26, 2016 under Family Law, South Carolina

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

In SC, spouses are allowed to end their marriages if they meet any 1 of the following 4 at fault reasons: adultery, physical cruelty, habitual drunkenness (alcohol or drugs) or desertion. If you want a divorce but cannot meet those requirements, you may apply for a no-fault divorce but only after living separately and apart from your spouse for a year.


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