Divorce in Colorado with a Nevada marriage license

Getting divorced in Colorado as a
Colorado resident. Marriage license is
from Clark County Nevada. Does the
origin of the marriage license matter.

Asked on July 9, 2017 under Family Law, Colorado

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

No it does not. Where a person got married has no bearing on where their divorce is action os brought. When filing, a person can do so in either the state in which they reside or in the state in which their spouse resides, if they live in another state.


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