(A) That place shall be considered the residence of a person in which the person’s habitation is fixed and to which, whenever the person is absent, the person has the intention of returning.Bride Sweeney's attorney, Scott Hubay, argued effectively Monday morning that because Sweeney "always intended to return" to Cleveland, she technically had legal residence there. In a written response to Raley's complaint, Sweeney provided bank statements which showed she has returned to Cleveland on recent weekends. She also included a picture of her bedroom and a bathroom (with her toothbrush in view) to demonstrate that she had maintained a permanent residence at her dad's house in Cleveland's Ward 16.
(B) A person shall not be considered to have lost the person’s residence who leaves the person’s home and goes into another state or county of this state, for temporary purposes only, with the intention of returning.
(C) A person shall not be considered to have gained a residence in any county of this state into which the person comes for temporary purposes only, without the intention of making such county the permanent place of abode.
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