Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes 639:1

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
A person is guilty of a class B felony if, having a spouse and knowing that he is not legally eligible to marry, he marries another.