2020 Georgia Code
Title 19 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 3 - Marriage Generally

Cross references.

- Recognition of marriage, Ga. Const. 1983, Art. I, Sec. IV.

Performance of sterilization procedure upon request, § 31-20-2.

Presumption of gift when person pays purchase money for property which is conveyed to spouse, § 53-12-28.

Law reviews.

- For article, "Lochner, Lawrence, and Liberty," see 27 Ga. St. U. L. Rev. 609 (2011). For article, "The Nature of Family, The Family of Nature: The Surprising Liberal Defense of the Traditional Family in the Enlightment," see 64 Emory L.J. 591 (2014). For article, "The Nature of Family, the Family of Nature: The Surprising Liberal Defense of the Traditional Family in the Enlightenment," see 64 Emory L.J. 591 (2015). For article, "Polygamous Unions? Charting the Contours of Marriage Law's Frontier," see 64 Emory L.J. 1669 (2015). For article, "Why Two In One Flesh? The Western Case for Monogamy Over Polygamy," see 64 Emory L.J. 1675 (2015). For article, "Should Civil Marriage Be Opened Up to Multiple Parties," see 64 Emory L.J. 1747 (2015). For article, "Three May Not Be a Crowd: The Case for a Constitutional Right to Plural Marriage," see 64 Emory L.J. 1977 (2015). For article, "The Evolution of Plural Parentage Applying Vulnerability Theory to Polygamy and Same Sex Marriage," see 64 Emory L.J. 2047 (2015). For article, "Polygyny and Violence Against Women," see 64 Emory L.J. 1767 (2015). For article, "Cohabitation Worldwide Today," see 35 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 299 (2019). For article, "Transcript: Abortion and Gay Rights," see 35 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 871 (2019). For comment, "By the Power Vested in Me? Licensing Religious Officials to Solemnize Marriage in the Age of Same-Sex Marriage," see 63 Emory L.J. 979 (2014). For comment, "L'Amour for Four: Polygyny, Polyamory, and the State's Compelling Economic Interest in Normative Monogamy," see 64 Emory L.J. 2093 (2015).


Criminal Law - The Battered Woman Defense, 34 POF2d 1.


- Necessity of physical injury to support cause of action for loss of consortium, 16 A.L.R.4th 537.

Modern status of rule that husband is primarily or solely liable for necessaries furnished wife, 20 A.L.R.4th 196.

Spouse's liability, after divorce, for community debt contracted by other spouse during marriage, 20 A.L.R.4th 211.

Prisoners' Constitutional Right to Marry, 26 A.L.R. Fed. 3d 5.

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