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Is a marriage in Bhutan legal in the US?

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Is a marriage of US citizens in Bhutan legal in the US?

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Unless either party was coerced, tricked, or forced into the marriage, then the marriage valid, yes.

A US jurisdiction will normally recognize a marriage from another country provided that it was entered into willingly and shows 'comity' (i.e. fairness and does not shock the court). Hilton v. Guyot, 159 U.S. 113, 163-64 (1895).

Ergo, the marriage is seen as valid unless one of the items above is true.

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