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In what states can you legally get married under the age of 18?


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2007-04-16 17:21:11
2007-04-16 17:21:11

With parental permission it is possible to get married in any state. Most require that you be at least 16, even with permission. Without it you must be at least 18, and 19 in one state and 21 in another.

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If your under age of consent then you shouldn't be married anyway. If your under age of consent then you shouldn't be married anyway.

The age of majority is 18. If you are at least 16 and have parental permission you can get married in most states.

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In just about every state you can get married at 16 if you have parental consent. There is no state that will allow someone under the age of 18 to get married without parental consent/court approval/special circumstances.

Legally you cant ! As you said - you're 'under age' AND the person conducting the ceremony would need proof you're old enough.

None. To get married under age of sixteen, you must have a court order. And that's only in some states.

Not legally so like a minister or priest or Someone will not marry you hand in hand LEGAllly

There are a few states that will allow it, normally with a court order.

If you are legally married, you are considered an adult.

Not in most places! If you are under the age of majority, it requires parental consent. Most states will not issue a marriage license to someone under the age of 16.

The answer to this question is yes. In most states, parental consent is needed to marry under the age of 18

In Norway you can legally get married at age 18.

In most states you would have to have written parental consent.

In AR, males under the age of 17 and females under the age of 16 cannot marry without a court order (even if they have parental consent).

In the UK, you can legally get married at the age of 16, but only with parental consent. In the US, different states have different laws about the age one can get married legally. Most of them allow marriage with parental consent, and sometimes a court order and birth certificate. In some circumstances, there are states that allow marriage at the age of 16 without parental consent if the bride is pregnant. To see a full list of the laws and specific requirements for marriage in each state, see the "Marriage Laws by State" in the related links.

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The age at which someone can marry an illegal alien is based on the law of the state. Anyone can legally marry if they of legal age. Most states put the age at about 18.

In most states, you are responsible for your child until she reaches the age of majority, however, you are NOT responsible for her child.

The legal age to get married without parental permission is 18 in the majority of the world. If you are underage, you can legally be married with permission from both parents, but there are limitations, most states won't allow someone under 16 to get married, even with parental permission. Some parts of the world, like Bangladesh, women are forced to marry and have children with older men at around age 12.

No, chances are not good. Many states will not allow someone under the age of 16 to get married at all. In others it requires parental permission and a court order to get married under the age of 16.

Eighteen is the legal age in all but three states. Two of the states are Alabama and Alaska in which nineteen is the legal age. If you can legally buy them, you can legally smoke them.

If you are in the United States, no. If you are in another country, please check the age in which you are considered legally an adult. Whatever age that is, you do not need your parent's permission in order to get married.

Yes, you certainly can. In the U.S you can legally marry at age 18.

A child can legally move out of their parents home when they are of legal age. In most states, the legal age is 18.

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