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Is legal concubinage in Pittsburgh, PA? Thanks.

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Is legal concubinage in Pittsburgh...
Is legal concubinage in Pittsburgh , PA?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Family Law
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
We lived there from 2000 to 2002
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Family Lawyer: RobertJDFL, Lawyer replied 1 year ago

Thank you for your patience.

There's no law that makes the having of one or more mistresses a criminal act in Pennsylvania. Actions for "alienation of affection" where a spouse could sue a mistress for lost affection from her spouse have also been abolished in Pennsylvania. However, a spouse could sue a mistress for "intentional infliction of emotional distress" (IIED) for the loss of affection/loss of consortium between her and the spouse. Such a claim is a civil matter, and not criminal, however.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
We were living together without being married from 2000 to 2002.
He was single, I was not his mistress. Our first son, was born in 2000. Then we moved to Ohio and we married.
I know the Ohio law but I don't have an idea of PA.
Can you please verify with me about my rights, when I was not married to him and we were living together in Pittsburgh, PA?
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Family Lawyer: RobertJDFL, Lawyer replied 1 year ago

When you say your rights, your rights as far as what, specifically? Property/assets?

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Family Lawyer: RobertJDFL, Lawyer replied 1 year ago

I am still happy to assist you, but you never answered my follow-up question as to what you meant by what your "rights" were?

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