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Common Law Marriage FAQ's

Colorado is one of just a few states that continue to allow Common Law Marriages to form. All that is required in CO is that you consent to be married and hold yourselves out to be husband and wife. Learn more about what consent means and what it means to hold yourselves out to be married.

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