is divorce required to re marry


My friend is living separately with her husband since 6 year. So it is necessary to take divorce if she want to marry me ?

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Marriage during subsistence of earlier marriage is illegal, without obtaining divorce the lady cannot marry you.
If you want to marry her and create a legally valid relationship it is necessary to first she divorce her husband, otherwise your marriage will not be sanctioned as legal.

You can also be prosecuted for the offence of adultery.


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