A friend got married in Chicago under the islamic law, she never got a marriage license or certificate from the county/state. But she signed a papers that issued by the mosque. this married was never recorded with the vital records. Does state of Illinois consider/recognize this marriage a valid marriage?
Criminal Defense Attorney
Without a marriage license issued by the county clerk's office the marriage is not recognized under Illinois state law.
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No marriage if no marriage license.
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