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I want to register my foreign marriage in the united states, how can I do it without filing in superior court?

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I am an American citizen living in China. I am a California resident and would like to register my marriage without having to file in Superior Court. How can I do this?

Thanks so much for your help.

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For what purpose do you want to "register" your marriage? Why do you think it's necessary to do so? Where were you married?

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Foreign marriages do not need to be registered with the court. A foreign marriage is accepted as valid without any such formality.

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