Do I have the right to ask for anything from my 30 years of marriage if I was the one that left?

Asked on January 13, 2013 under Family Law, Virginia


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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Yes, under the laws of all states in this country given the fact that you have been married for thirty (30) years you are entitled to one half of the assets and liabilities of the marriage and possibly spousal support even if it was you who left the other spouse. I suggest that you consult with a family law attorney about your matter.

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