To obtain a divorce in North Carolina, there are two essential requirements: (a) you or your spouse must have been a resident of North Carolina for at least six months immediately prior to filing for divorce; and (b) you and your spouse must have been living separate and apart (“separated”) for at least one year with the intention by one of you that the separation is to be permanent.
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