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  • How to File a Motion to Vacate Judgment/Order in a Family Law Case

    3215EN - A Motion To Vacate is a request to the court to withdraw a previous order or judgment it entered. Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project
  • “Doing Discovery” in Family Law Cases: Interrogatories and Requests for Production

    3900EN - Read this if you are a party in a contested family law case (“contested” means you and the other party disagree about issues) AND you want or need to get more information from the other party about their side of the issues. Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Filing a Motion for Revision in a Family Law Case

    3901EN - This packet has the instructions and forms you will need to ask the court to revise (change) an order or judgment. This is called a Motion for Revision. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Name Change

    3400EN - In Washington State, if you are eighteen or older, you can choose and use any name you wish, as long as you are not trying to defraud (cheat) someone. Example: it is not legal to change names to avoid creditors or to escape a child support obligation. This publication describes the process. Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
    Russian / Pусский
  • Responding to Family Law Actions while Incarcerated

    Are you in jail or prison? Have you been served with legal papers about your family? This memo provides general information about how to respond to family law actions such as petitions related to divorce, child support, and custody issues. This memo is not intended as a substitute for legal advice. You may be able to get legal advice about your specific needs from a contract attorney or public defender. Read More

  • Serving Papers on the State

    3218EN - When you set or change child support, you must notify the State if you, the other parent, or the children receive public assistance. This packet contains the forms and instructions for serving your court papers on the state. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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