Do a husband and wife both have to be present to file a joint petition for an uncontested divorce in Massachusetts?

Additional Information:

Do we have to go together or can we go separately?

ATTORNEY ANSWER:

You both do not need to be present to file the documents, but you both need to be present for the hearing.

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