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What is the Waiting Period for Divorce in St. Charles?
What is the Waiting Period for Divorce in St. Charles?

St. Charles and the rest of Missouri has a 30-day waiting period for divorce , beginning on the day your divorce petition is filed. Once you file for divorce, you are required to serve a copy of the petition to your spouse. The recipient spouse has 30 days to respond. If you ...

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Blog Posts in 2018

  • How Divorce Can Affect Green Card Holders

    If you received your green card by marrying a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, a divorce may make matters problematic. The main issue is whether a ...

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  • U.S. to Deny Visas to Same-Sex Partners to Diplomats

    The U.S. State Department announced a new policy earlier this month, mandating same-sex domestic partners of diplomats and U.S. representatives of ...

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  • The Truth About Diversity Visas

    Last month, President Trump made several assertions about the diversity visa (DV) program. One of his major claims was that foreign governments get to ...

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  • Legal Aid Spreads Thin as ICE Targets Small Businesses for Large Raids

    A pattern has emerged in how the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) targets businesses for raids. In April, ICE arrested 94 workers at a ...

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  • The Dormant Dangers of DIY Divorces

    Divorces can be intense and sometimes expensive. At times, divorce can feel like a blood sport between you and your spouse where the only winners are ...

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  • Modifying Spousal Support in Missouri

    When a couple files for divorce , one of the issues often discussed is alimony . Also known as maintenance or spousal support, one spouse pays the ...

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  • DACA Timeline

    DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) has given nearly 900,000 recipients—who arrived in the United States when they were children—work ...

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  • Trump Calls for Stricter Immigration Laws After Mollie Tibbetts' Murder

    After 34 days since the disappearance of Mollie Tibbetts after she went for a jog and never came back to her boyfriend's home, investigators found the ...

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  • The Challenges of Stepchild Adoption in Missouri

    Healthy parent-child relationships are built and sustained by love and familial bonds. It’s a rewarding and emotional experience when a stepparent is ...

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