Ohio Annulment Laws

Code Section
3105.31-32; 3101.01

Underage; previous marriage undissolved; mental incompetence; consent obtained by fraud or force; never consummated

Underage: Within 2 yrs. of age of consent unless voluntary cohabitation; Previous marriage undissolved: Anytime during life of parties; Mental: Anytime before death; Fraud: Within 2 yrs. of discovering fraud unless voluntary cohabitation; Force: 2 yrs. after marriage unless voluntary cohabitation; No consummation: 2 yrs. from marriage

Legitimacy of Children
Statute assuring legitimacy repealed. (formerly 3105.33)

Prohibited Marriages
Between persons nearer in kin than second cousins; previous marriage undissolved

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