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My husband walked out of our home on 09/09/09 and has not returned. I have not heard from him since 03/10. All of our possessions are in both our names. What can I do?
Based on your husband’s conduct, you should consider filing for a dissolution of marriage to protect your financial interest. You should contact a local family law attorney for legal advice.