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  • Divorce Resources: Supreme Court Contact Information

    The Supreme Court of the State of New York is the only court that handles divorce cases. Click the name of a county to find address, telephone, and other contact information for your local Supreme Court Clerk's Office. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Family Courts throughout New York State Listed by City or Town

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child support - spousal support (not divorce) - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    WomensLaw.org
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    Spanish / Español
  • Frequently asked questions about divorce, annulment and separation agreements

    Questions and answers about annulment, divorce and separation agreements. Explains the difference between uncontested and contested divorces. Explains the difference between marital property and separate property. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • What is an appeal?

    An appeal is when someone who loses a case asks an Appellate Court, a higher court, to review the decision and change it. Appeals are hard and have strict rules and deadlines. Learn about the process to get started. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System

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  • Do-It-Yourself Forms

    Click on the topic that applies to you, to see the full list of interactive forms we have available for that area. For those interactive interviews that help you for court, once you have answered all of the questions, you will be able to print out your forms and take it to the court clerk. Content Detail

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