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Do you need to obtain a divorce for a US common law marriage before you can remarry in another country?

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2014-09-06 19:39:37
2014-09-06 19:39:37

If you are considered legally married in a jurisdiction that recognizes common law marriage then you should seek legal advice about extinguishing your marriage before you marry again. You may need to obtain a divorce in order to end your common law marriage as you would any valid marriage.

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