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Either the petitioner or respondent must have been a resident of Missouri for 90 days before filing Missouri divorce papers.
There is only one ground for divorce in Missouri:
Custody will be determined according to the best interests of the child. Either joint or sole custody will be awarded. Joint custody affords both parents equal decision making power involving the child, but not necessarily equal time with the child. Sole custody provides only one parent decision making power involving the child.
The following are some factors that should be considered in any custody decision include:
Unless special circumstances are present, the courts calculate child support based on the official child support guidelines. Child support will continue until the child reaches adulthood, and may be extended through his or her secondary education. The child support calculation takes into consideration the needs of the child, and the parents' ability to pay.
Missouri divorce forms may be filed in either spouses’ county residence.
Either party may request mediation of their disputed issues before or after the divorce forms are filed so they may proceed in court on an uncontested basis.