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Dear [insert organisation][insert case name] [insert case reference number]We enclose our client’s application for decree nisi to be made absolute.The...
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Financial relief after overseas divorce—procedureCoronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance has been issued, including by the President of the Family Division,...
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