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In order to file Alabama divorce forms, either spouse or both spouses must be a resident of the state for at least six months.
Alabama recognizes both fault and no-fault grounds for divorce.
Alabama no-fault grounds for divorce include:
Alabama fault grounds for divorce include, but are not limited to:
Custody may be granted to either parent or joint custody may be agreed upon by the parents, or awarded by the court. Joint child custody in an Alabama affords the parents equal decision making power, but not necessarily equal physical custody of the child.
Factors to consider in making child custody decisions for a divorce in Alabama include:
Unless special circumstances are present, the courts calculate child support based on the official child support guidelines.There are two forms required in every child support case: a standardized child support guidelines form, and child support income affidavit. Child support will continue until the child reaches adulthood, and may be extended through his or her secondary education.
Divorce petitions and Alabama divorce papers may be filed in: the petitioner’s county of residence, the county in which the couple resided when the separation occurred, or in the respondent’s county of residence if the petitioner is not an Alabama resident.
The mediation option is available in Alabama, but there is currently no legal provision concerning mediation in Alabama divorce law.