married 19 yrs ago in south carolina lived together 3 months left thought i was divorece is their a statue of limitations

i married in south carolina 19 yrs ago we stayed together 2 to 3 months i left thought he got a divorce discoved 19 yrs later he did not i live in texas now can i get a divorce or do i need to since it has been 19 yrs is their a statue of limitations

Asked on June 25, 2009 under Family Law, Texas

Answers:

N. K., Member, Iowa and Illinois Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

You need to get a divorce since you were never legally divorced. There is no statute of limitations for marriage. To legally end a marriage, you need to get a legal divorce.


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