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Domestic Relations – Equitable Distribution – Civil Practice – Subject Matter Jurisdiction – Separation Date (access required)

The parties were not yet separated when plaintiff filed her complaint for divorce from bed and board and a claim for equitable distribution or when defendant filed his counterclaim for equitable distribution. Consequently, the trial court lacked subject matter jurisdiction over the parties’ equitable distribution claims. The equitable distribution order is vacated. Standridge v. Standridge (Lawyers Weekly ...

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