What voids a marriage license or certificate

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What voids a marriage license or certificate

The ages for my husband and I are wrong on my marriage certificate, does that void my marriage?

Asked on November 16, 2016 under Family Law, Georgia

Answers:

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

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

A clerical error such as this would not be grounds to void a marriage. That is unless, the actual age of either party makes them legally incompetent to marry. For example, if 1 of the "spouses" was actually 15 instead of the stated 18 that appeared on the marriage certificate.


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