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Where fraud or duress is used in obtaining a party's consent to a contract, the contract is at least voidable.
The offspring of voidable or invalid marriages may be made legitimate by application to the courts.Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology|W. G. Aitchison Robertson
Whether the representation is fraudulent or innocent, the contract is not void, but voidable.
A voidable contract is one which is good until the option of avoiding it is availed of by the party who has the option.Commercial Law|Samuel Williston, Richard D. Currier, and Richard W. Hill
At common law a contract entered into under duress is voidable at the option of one of the parties.