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Do “Common Law” marriages exist in Costa Rica?

by rpetersen

Common Law marriages, referred to as ‘imputed’ or ‘free union’ marriages exist in Costa Rica, where a man and a woman have lived in a union for three or more years, which is open, public, known and stable. Such a marriage or union shall have the same legal effect as a legally recognized marriage.

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