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Asked on June 21, 2018 under Family Law, New Mexico


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

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

Under the eyes of the law, your "marriage" is null and void. That is, it is as if it never took place. The fact is that a person can only have 1 spouse at a time. Since your "husband" was already married at the time of your wedding, then he was not legally able to enter into a valid marriage with you. Assuming that his divorce is now final, you are free to get married. 

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