Separation and relocation


#1

If you don’t have any property together, the only issue with moving would be meeting the residency requirement in PA. In addition, PA may have different laws regarding divorce.

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#2

I married my husband 19 months ago after only getting to know him over a period of just a few months. We had a long distance relationship; he was in NC and I was in another state. There are no children involved.

I am taking steps toward separation, but did not know if it is in my best interest (and ultimately easier to obtain a divorce) if I remain a resident in NC, or if I could return back to the state I originated from (PA)?