If you are residing in NV for at least 6 weeks, you may file for an annulment in NV under the following conditions under Nevada Revised Statutes 125.320 to 125.350, which permit the annulment for a "voidable marriage
." Potential grounds to declare a marriage
voidable are: (1) Lack of consent of parent or guardian (for a minor less than 18 years old); (2) Want of understanding; (3) Fraud; or (4) Grounds for declaring a contract void in equity. “Want of understanding” is based on gross intoxication, insanity, or mental disability, etc. “Fraud” also can make a marriage voidable and this occurs where there is concealment of an issue central to the concept of marriage, such as inability or secret intent not to cohabit, have children, or have sexual relations.
It is the last category (“grounds for declaring a contract void in equity”) that encompasses many annulment claims in the modern era, based on such contract-like assertions as mutual mistake, undue influence, duress, negligent misrepresentation, etc.
If you can meet one of the above grounds, then you can file for an annulment and then if the court does not find you met your burden of proof, they will simply automatically convert it to a regular divorce.
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