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Can one get divorce with legal aid where the wife has been

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Can one get divorce with legal aid where the wife has been reported to the police for physical and verbal abuse
JA: What steps have been taken? Have any papers been filed in family court?
Customer: Not yet but there is an extensive police file about her abuse
JA: Family Court normally sits in a local County and Magistrates' Court. Do you know the location of the court? If not, what county does she live in?
Customer: She is in Bootle Liverpool but husband in Dover after running away for safety
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Hoping for legal aid which I know is not usually available for divorce

Yes if you have been subject to domestic violence you can get legal aid.

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