About this Form:  This is a no-fault divorce form for use within the (). Most courts will require that this form be completed and filed along with a Marital Settlement Agreement. Please note that in Paragraph 5 (Grounds for Divorce), the will need to specify grounds for divorce that are recognized as valid within the . law recognizes only the following grounds as sufficient for granting a no-fault divorce:



In re: the Marriage of

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The , _______________________________, respectfully declares the following:
 
1. 's  Residence:    resides at ____________________________________________________________________ [insert 's address] and has been a resident of the  for _________ [insert period of residence in months and years].

2. 's  Residence:  resides at ____________________________________________________________________ [insert 's address] and has been a resident of the  for _________ [insert period of residence in months and years].

3. Marriage:  On ______________________, _____, in  __________________ (city), __________________ (county), __________________ (state), the and married. An official copy of the marriage license is attached to this .

4. Jurisdiction:  This Court is that of proper jurisdiction to hear this cause. The has agreed to file an Affidavit of Consent in this cause.  Neither the or has been involved in any litigation or other proceeding involving the other party in this or any other jurisdiction with respect to their marriage or any other domestic matter.

5. Grounds for No-Fault:  wishes a dissolution of marriage with based on the following grounds:
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[Note: This paragraph must describe sufficient legal basis for divorce as recognized by the laws of the . Sufficient basis for a no-fault divorce within is limited to the following:

6. Marital Settlement Agreement:  and ___________ have (copy attached) ___________ have not entered into a Marital Settlement Agreement.

7. Other Declarations:
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NOW, THEREFORE, requests that the court order a and such further relief as may have requested herein.
 

Verification

I, ______________________________________________[name of Petitioner], affirm under penalty of perjury that I am the Petitioner in the foregoing and that all statements in this Petition are accurate to the best of my knowledge. I have filed this Complaint in good faith and have not colluded with anyone in relation to it.
 

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Subscribed and sworn to before me on this ____ day of __________________, 20_____.
 
 
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AFFIDAVIT OF CONSENT


In re: the Marriage of

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1. A was filed between and on the _________ day of __________________, 20____.

2. The marriage between and is irretrievably broken and efforts at reconciliation have failed.

3. I, _______________________________, have received a copy of the , and I have read it thoroughly and understand it. I do not wish to contest this proceeding. I do not object to the declarations made in the . I do hereby consent to the relief requested in therein and to the entry of a dissolving and forever terminating the marriage between and . I consent that the court may hear this cause on any day convenient to the court without further notice to me. I further consent that the court may enter any order granting any and all the relief sought in the .

4. I waive any and all rights I may have to a motion for a new trial, a record testimony, findings of fact and conclusions of law, notice of trial, a notice of entry of a and my right to appeal. I do not waive any future rights I may have to the modification of any judgment or decree in relation to this cause.

5. I affirm under penalty of perjury that all statements in this Affidavit of Consent are accurate to the best of my knowledge. I have filed this Affidavit of Consent in good faith and have not colluded with anyone in relation to it, nor have I been subject to any force or duress in signing it.

 

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Subscribed and sworn to before me on this ____ day of __________________, 20_____.
 
 
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