"Answer to Petition for Divorce (With Children)" - Kansas

Answer to Petition for Divorce (With Children) is a legal document that was released by the Kansas District Courts - a government authority operating within Kansas.

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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF _______________ COUNTY, KANSAS
In the Matter of the Marriage of
________________________________
(Name of person who filed the Petition)
Case No._____________
and
________________________________
(Name of person filing this Answer)
ANSWER TO PETITION FOR DIVORCE (with children)
“Petitioner” means the person who filed the Petition.
“Respondent” means the person who is filing this Answer.
“Parties” means the Petitioner and Respondent.
1.
I am now living at: ________________________________________ (Street address),
_________________ (city), _______ (state) and I have lived in
Kansas
Other: ________________
since _________ (date).
2.
My spouse is now living at: _____________________________________ (Street
address), __________________ (city), _______ (state)
Unknown, and has lived in
Kansas
Other:
___________________ since ________ (date).
3.
We were married on the following date and year: ________________________ in the
following city and state: ___________________________________ and have been married since that
date.
4.
We are incompatible and should receive a divorce.
5.
The court should distribute the marital property and debts as agreed upon or as the court
may decide.
6.
I
do
do not request spousal support.
7.
I
am
am not now on active duty with the United States Military.
(If you are now on active duty, see instruction #1 before proceeding further.)
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF _______________ COUNTY, KANSAS
In the Matter of the Marriage of
________________________________
(Name of person who filed the Petition)
Case No._____________
and
________________________________
(Name of person filing this Answer)
ANSWER TO PETITION FOR DIVORCE (with children)
“Petitioner” means the person who filed the Petition.
“Respondent” means the person who is filing this Answer.
“Parties” means the Petitioner and Respondent.
1.
I am now living at: ________________________________________ (Street address),
_________________ (city), _______ (state) and I have lived in
Kansas
Other: ________________
since _________ (date).
2.
My spouse is now living at: _____________________________________ (Street
address), __________________ (city), _______ (state)
Unknown, and has lived in
Kansas
Other:
___________________ since ________ (date).
3.
We were married on the following date and year: ________________________ in the
following city and state: ___________________________________ and have been married since that
date.
4.
We are incompatible and should receive a divorce.
5.
The court should distribute the marital property and debts as agreed upon or as the court
may decide.
6.
I
do
do not request spousal support.
7.
I
am
am not now on active duty with the United States Military.
(If you are now on active duty, see instruction #1 before proceeding further.)
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8.
Neither party is pregnant.
Or
___________________________ is pregnant at the time this answer is filed.
(Name of Petitioner or Respondent)
Or
Unknown.
9.
We have the following children from our relationship together who are 19 years of age or
under and they are:
a. _____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
b._____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
c._____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
d._____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
e. _____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
f. _____________________________ (child’s name), was born in _________ (month) _________ (year).
10.
The
child(ren)
now
live
with
Petitioner
Respondent
Other:
______________________ (name of adult) at _____________________________________________
(Street address), _______________________________ (city), __________ (state) and have lived at this
place since ___________________________ (date). (Add additional pages if more information is
needed.)
11.
The child(ren) lived at the following addresses with the custodian(s) listed during the past
five years:
Name
and
Relationship
of
From Date
Until Date
City, State
Custodian(s) Living with Child,
and Custodian(s) Present Address
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12.
The following court cases are on file that involve or include the child(ren):
Type of Case
Court, City and State
Case Number
Last Order Date
13.
The Court should approve an appropriate parenting plan and child support order.
14.
I deny any conflicting statements made in the Petition for Divorce.
Optional:
15.
I request to be restored to the following former name: _______________________.
On final hearing, the court should grant a divorce, divide the property and debts between
Petitioner and Respondent, issue child-custody and support orders, and issue other appropriate orders.
X____________________________________________
Signature of Respondent
Name (Print): _________________________________
Address 1: ____________________________________
Address 2: ____________________________________
City, State, Zip: ________________________________
Telephone Number: _____________________________
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VERIFICATION
STATE OF ______________________
COUNTY OF ____________________
I swear or affirm that the statements made in this Answer are true and that I am the person filing
this answer.
X____________________________________________
Signature of Respondent
SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN to before me, a Notary Public, this ______ day of
_______________________________ 20_____.
_____________________________________________
Notary Public
CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE AND MAILING
I certify that on this ________ day of _________________, 20____, I sent a true copy of
this Answer by depositing it in the United States mail, postage prepaid, addressed to:
____________________________________________________________________________________.
(Name and address of Petitioner)
and
_____________________________________________________________________________.
(Name and address of Petitioner’s attorney, if any)
X________________________________________
Signature of Respondent
Name (Print):______________________________
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