Her attorney instead submitted a document signed by both her and Weiner, in which they agreed to end court proceedings.
Abedin petitioned for separate in May, hours after Weiner conceded to sexting with a minor.
The judge confirmed from the bench that the case had been discontinued.
The Daily News report notes that the couple can now re-file their divorce as uncontested. Night Shyamalan toxic pollutant is in the air: Weiner - who is in prison serving a 21-month sentence for sending sexually explicit texts to a minor - and Abedin have withdrawn their pending divorce claim. After initially denying that he took the photo, Weiner was forced to resign from Congress.
One image depicted Weiner's crotch with his and Abedin's four-year-old son laying next to him. Charles Miller, in a statement.
The couple withdrew the proceeding from the New York court where it was being heard, the New York Post reported Wednesday. "In order to ensure the proceedings have a minimal impact on their child, the parties have made a decision to finalize their divorce swiftly and privately", lawyer Charles Miller said. Her original filing in May 2017 labeled the case as "contested", implying there was a dispute.