Marriage is the legal union of two people that establishes them as spouses. More than 2.5 million marriages occur in the United States, with Oregon averaging 25,000 marriages every year. State law defines marriage as a civil contract entered into by persons at least 17 years old with the capability to contract. The ceremony to join marriage must occur in
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