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MARRIAGE - Annulment of marriage - Prior subsisting marriage - Void or voidable marriage

Thursday, March 08, 2018 @ 8:43 AM  

Application by the husband for a declaration the marriage was void ab initio, striking the wife’s spousal support and property division claims, and extending the time to file a financial statement. The husband had a wife and children in China, but met the subject wife on a business trip to Vancouver, began dating her and proposed marriage. The parties went through a marriage ceremony in Las Vegas. The wife later learned the husband was still married to his wife in China and did not intend to...