Courtney Stodden Suffers Setback in Divorce from Doug Hutchison | Wireler
In March of 2018, Courtney Stodden filed for divorce from husband Doug Hutchison after six years of marriage and over a yr of separation.
Apparently, he nonetheless hasn’t gotten again to her or filed any sort of response with the courtroom.
Now, Courtney has needed to ask a decide to grant her divorce.
According to The Blast, courtroom paperwork reveal that Courtney Stodden requested the courtroom for a default judgment on her divorce.
Essentially, she filed for divorce again in March, however Doug Hutchison hasn’t filed a response.
He additionally has not appeared in courtroom.
Courtney’s request is that, given Doug’s obvious refusal to take part, the decide finish her marriage.
(She could have been a baby bride at 16, however she’s an grownup with rights — she would not have to remain married perpetually if she would not wish to)
Unfortunately, Courtney did not fairly get the reply she hoped for.
The decide refused to grant Courtney’s request for a default judgment.
Instead, the courtroom discovered that she didn’t present adequate proof that Doug had been served with divorce papers in the primary place.
We know that it sounds foolish, however requiring proof that individuals have been served is an effective rule to have.
(There are individuals who make their complete dwelling serving courtroom notices and offering proof of it)
Most persons are not celebrities whose divorces are plastered everywhere in the information.
No one ought to all of the sudden discover out that what they thought was a trial separation was really a divorce.
That can have real-world penalties.
But Courtney wasn’t attempting to drag a quick one along with her divorce.
(If something, on condition that they introduced their separation almost two years in the past, she’s pulling a gradual one)
Therefore, she ought to have a comparatively simple time serving Doug with divorce papers … once more … and proving that she has accomplished so.
At least, it ought to be attainable as soon as she hires a course of server.
The solely attainable impediment can be if Doug makes himself inconceivable to seek out in order to keep away from receiving the papers.
We hope that this isn’t what occurs.
On her divorce paperwork, Courtney listed the date of separation as September 1, 2017.
That would imply that she waited a full six months — and a few change — earlier than submitting for divorce in March of 2018.
On these paperwork, she cited irreconcilable variations.
And, as we talked about, she and Doug introduced their separation in January of 2017.
Courtney didn’t request spousal help from Doug, and requested that he not be granted spousal help from her, both.
Courtney rose to fame after her controversial marriage to Doug in 2011.
The controversy arose as a result of the Lost actor was 51, however Courtney was solely 16.
In 2013, when Courtney was 19, the 2 of them break up for a time, however received again collectively later that yr.
It was solely in late 2016, after about six years of marriage, that Courtney and Doug broke up for what can be the ultimate time.
Now, they only should make it official — which imply that Doug has some courtroom paperwork to signal.
Courtney hasn’t spent her post-Doug time idly.
Last June, she launched a haunting music video about rebirth for her track, “For You.”
She has a lovely voice, and launched a variety of new songs that you will discover on iTunes.
We hope that the rest of Courtney’s divorce course of can go easily.