Are my cousins legitimate?

My faith was compromised years ago when my uncle had his marriage annuled. His pregnant lover asked him to, so they could be married in the catholic church.
My question is; Are my six cousins now considered bastards?

Dear friend,

Church annulments do not affect civil law. His children are the product of an invalid sacramental marriage, but of a valid civil marriage. So they are considered legitimate in the eyes of the state.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.

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