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Common Law MarriageA Legal Institution for Cohabitation$
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Göran Lind

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195366815

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366815.001.0001

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Arguments for and Against Common Law Marriage and Cohabitation Law

Arguments for and Against Common Law Marriage and Cohabitation Law

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(p.955) CHAPTER 14 Arguments for and Against Common Law Marriage and Cohabitation Law
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Common Law Marriage
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Göran Lind

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366815.003.0014

This chapter, addressed primarily to legislative bodies considering repealing or enacting common law marriage or other cohabitation legislation, discusses the reasons that support these legal solutions and considers which may be relevant in the future. It attempts to objectively present and critically examine the arguments both for and against common law marriage and other cohabitation legislation, primarily for the purpose of giving legislators and policymakers a basis for future assessments.

Keywords:   informal marriage law, putative marriage, cohabitation, personal privacy, public law

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