How to File a Court Petition in Ohio?

Answer Filing a lawsuit can be a complicated process. In Ohio, lawsuits are typically referred to as either a petition or a complaint. To initiate a lawsuit, a person needs to file certain documents with ... Read More »

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How to File a Court Petition in Miami County, Ohio?

A petition is a document filed at the beginning of a civil case. The petition states who the parties are, what the case is about and what relief is sought. In Miami County, Ohio, a petition will ei... Read More »

How to File a Petition in Ohio?

A petition is usually the first document that you file with a court to begin a case. Once the petition is filed, your case with be given a cause number and will be an active case. Examples of commo... Read More »

How do I file a divorce petition in a Missouri court?

Download a form for a "Petition for Dissolution of Marriage" from a reputable website. You must have lived in Missouri or have been stationed there as a member of the military for a minimum of thre... Read More »

Can minor children file a court petition to leave their mother's custody and live with their father and stepmother?

Answer No, minors cannot initiate litigation of any type unless a judge decides it is warranted, in which case the judge will appoint a guardian ad litem to oversee the minor's interests. That asid... Read More »