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Asked on: 3/23/13, 6:07 pm

Hi, i am an American separated for 8 years to a filipina she's a dual citizen now. Now, i have a filipina fiance and want to marry her. Can we get married without having a divorce decree since i am separated to my ex-wife for 8 years?

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Answered on: 3/24/13, 5:03 am by VOLTAIRE T. DUANO

No, you have to obtain a divorce and have it recognized here in the Philippines.


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