How does bigamy affect marriage and divorce?

Bigamy is the act of marrying someone while still being legally married to another person. This is a serious criminal offence which is punishable by law. Despite this, bigamy is still a problem, with many people falling victim to the deceitful acts of their partners. Here we discuss the issue of bigamy, including the example of a Wirral nurse who fought and won her case against her bigamist husband.