If I want to get married before the age of 18, and the father is in jail, do I need his consent?

Asked about 1 year ago - Morrisonville, NY

Im wanting to get married and I need to know if I need parent consent if they're in jail. he's been in jail for a year now, and just got sentenced last month. Thank you.

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  1. Mary Katherine Brown


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    Answered . You don't need the consent of a non-custodial parent.

    Ms. Brown may be reached at 718-878-6886 during regular business hours, or anytime by email at: marykatherinebrown@... more

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