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Legal Information: New Mexico

Statutes: New Mexico

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Updated: 
February 28, 2020

40-4-1. Dissolution of marriage

On the petition of either party to a marriage, a district court may decree a dissolution of marriage on any of the following grounds:
A. incompatibility;
B. cruel and inhuman treatment;
C. adultery; or
D. abandonment.