You have to have the divorce decree and the divorce final prior to remarrying
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Why the hurry? Are you afraid that your spouse-to-be will leave you before the 60 days is up?
That doesn't bode well for mistake number two.
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If you are wanting to remarry the same person there's no issue. But that's not what you are asking. In these situations, it really depends on the law of the other state and whether you are planning to stay there. Some may honor the ruling, depending on local statute or custom, and some may say that the decree has no effect. By the time you get a solid answer to your question, the 60 day period will be over. If someone in your position acted too hastily, the new marriage could be determined to be invalid under Alabama law, or even bigamous. It's setting up problems for the future as well in case there is future litigation of the new marriage. Consult with an attorney who is known for practicing in multiple states or has a good understanding of conflicts of laws. Use caution, and have all the best of luck.
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