Chapter 60: Procedure, Civil

Article 16: Divorce And Maintenance

Statute 60-1602: Grounds for annulment. (a) The district court shall grant a decree of annulment of any marriage for either of the following grounds: (1) The marriage is void for any reason; or (2) the contract of marriage is voidable because it was induced by fraud.

      (b)   The district court may grant a decree of annulment of any marriage if the contract of marriage was induced by mistake of fact, lack of knowledge of a material fact or any other reason justifying recission of a contract of marriage.

      History:   L. 1963, ch. 303, 60-1602; L. 1982, ch. 152, § 2; Jan. 1, 1983.