Only a few states recognize common law marriage, including Colorado. Common law marriage does not exist in California. No documentation is required to create a common law marriage. Simply living together and having a mutual understanding or agreement between the partners that they are husband and wife may enough to create this marriage. And once married, it’s exactly the same as every other marriage.
In recent years it has become customary for couples to cohabit together, share joint bills, and raise families together without the commitment of marriage. So how does the court determine...Read article
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Common law marriage is an informal type of marriage involving couples who hold themselves out to be married, but who do not have a marriage license and have never actually...Read article