Alaska Annulment Laws



Alaska Annulment Laws

Code Section
25.05.01, et seq.; 25.20.050, 25.24.030

Grounds
Underage; insufficient understanding for consent; consent was obtained by force or fraud; party fails to consummate; either party of unsound mind

Limitations
Cannot be brought after party freely cohabits with the other after age of consent if underage or coming to reason if of unsound mind or knowledge of fraud if fraud is involved.

Legitimacy of Children
Children legitimate if parents subsequently marry; if acknowledged in writing by father and mother, or by adjudication of paternity by court

Prohibited Marriages
Either party has living spouse at time; parties related closer than fourth degree of consanguinity; same sex