Can my husband throw me out?

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Can my husband throw me out?

We have been married
12 years/ together
15.he threw me out
with nowhere to live.
Our residence is in
his parents home. We
have our own living
space. He went through
my belongings and took
keys bank cards,
made me leave,
wouldn’t allow me to
come back in . He
wasn’t required to let
me baco in

Asked on January 25, 2017 under Family Law, Minnesota

Answers:

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

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

Unless and until a final decree of divorce is awarded or a formal separation agreement is filed that addresses who has the rights to possession, the house remains the "joint marital residence", no matter whose name the title/deed is in. What this means is that the both you and your husband have the continuing right to live there. He has no legal right to put you out and if he attempts todo so, you can take legal action against. At this point, you should speak directly with a local divorce attorney for further advice.


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