IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR HENDRY COUNTY, FLORIDA
Case No. 20-294DR
PETITION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE
WITH NO PROPERTY BUT WITH DEPENDENT OR MINOR CHILD(REN)
I, VERONICA MARTINEZ, the Wife, being sworn, certify that the following statements are true:
1. JURISDICTION AND VENUE
I have lived in Florida more than six months before the filing of this Petition for Dissolution of Marriage.
2. MILITARY SERVICE
I am not a member of the military service. My husband is not a member of the military service.
Neither Petitioner nor Respondent is mentally incapacitated.
4. MARRIAGE HISTORY
Date of marriage is: July 25, 2001
Place of marriage is: Hendry County, Florida
Date of separation: June 2, 2017
5. DEPENDENT OR MINOR CHILDREN
The wife is not pregnant.
There are two minor or dependent children. The children are: A.G., a female, born 8/25/2002 and E.G., a male, born April 29, 2010.
Petitioner request the Court order sole parental responsibility for the mother. The father abandoned the family three years ago, has not supported children, does not visit the children and his whereabouts are unknown. The wife needs child support to care for the children.
6. This Petition for Dissolution of Marriage should be granted because the marriage is irretrievably broken.
7. MARITAL ASSETS AND LIABILITIES
There are no physical items of property subject to division by the parties and there are no liabilities that need be divided by the Court.
8. SPOUSAL SUPPORT
The wife waives any claim to alimony.
9. PETITIONER’S REQUEST
Petitioner requests that this Honorable Court enter an order dissolving the marriage, and enter an Order establishing sole parental responsibility in favor of the wife, award the wife child support, and award any other relief the Court deems necessary and just.
I understand that I am swearing under oath to the truthfulness of the claims made in this affidavit and that the punishment for knowingly making false statements includes fines and/or imprisonment.
SWORN AND SUBSCRIBED TO before me this 22nd day of July, 2020.
Lacee C. Barnes
NOTARY PUBLIC or other person
authorized to administer an oath
RICHARD K. SULLIVAN, ESQ.
P.O. Box 1276 LaBelle, Florida 33975
437301 CB 4/8,15,22,29/2021