New Jersey Annulment Laws

Code Section
2A:34-1, 20; 37:1-1

Grounds
Previous marriage undissolved; incest; impotency; lack of consent due to alcohol, understanding capacity, drugs, duress, fraud; underage

Limitations
Incestuous: During lifetime of parties

Legitimacy of Children
Children of annulled marriage are legitimate

Prohibited Marriages
Between ancestor and descendant, brother and sister, uncle and niece, aunt and nephew of whole or half blood


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