Parkville, MD asked in Family Law for Puerto Rico

Q: Can a marriage be annulled after 2 years?

My mom got married at 72 and now is in a verbally abusive relationship. She is the income provider of the household and he wants access to her money. She no longer wants to be both him but she is afraid of the repercussions. She is a resident of Puerto Rico but the marriage took place in Maryland. Is it possible for her to annul the marriage?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Nelson Jose Francisco Alvarez-Aponte
  • Carolina, PR
  • Licensed in Puerto Rico

A: Hello and thank you for using Justia. The annulment of a marriage can only be done in the jurisdicción where the marriage Rook place in other words you will need to verify under Maryland laws.

In Puerto Rico she can can get divorced under our laws. If you need additional information please feel free to contact me directly.

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