Month: May 2018

Does the Australian Capital Territory have a governmental registry of same-sex couples

Yes, as of November 25, 2009, same-sex couples in the Australian Capital Territory (“ACT”) have been legally registering their relationships as “Civil Partnerships” and are entitled to most of the rights and privileges of legal marriage. On October 22, 2013, the ACT legalized same-sex marriage and the first same-sex marriages

Is an undocumented Texas common law marriage accepted as legal in Missouri if the couple has split up over 2 years ago and one party believes they were never married

You have asked a complicated question. See the information regarding common law marriage in Texas at the related question link provided below. The opportunity to substantiate the marriage may have passed. You have asked a complicated question. See the information regarding common law marriage in Texas at the related question