What should I do if I found out my husband remarried and we are not divorced?

He also inherited property and is living there, that is the only reason I know
his location. What are my legal rights to his assest. We have been married nine
years.

Asked on June 27, 2016 under Family Law, Alaska

Answers:

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

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

If your husband remarried without first obtaining a divorce from you, then his second "marriage" is null and void. In other words, it is as though it never took place. In the eys of the law you are still his legal wife. If you no want to end your marriage, you should file for divorce, however due to the circumstances I wouldnot file on my own, i would retain a divorce attorney.


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