Question: Can you marry more than one wife in Mexico?

Polygamy is illegal in Mexico, despite the above cases. In the Federal Penal Code, there is a section called Against Civil Status and Bigamy.

Is marrying more than one wife illegal?

Both polygamy and bigamy are illegal in every state, in spite of the fact that tens of thousands of people in North America are involved in multiple marriages.

What is the marriage law in Mexico?

In Mexico, only civil marriage is recognized as legal. Persons wishing to do so may also have a religious ceremony, but this is without legal effect, and in no way replaces the obligatory civil marriage.

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