December 16, 2013

Utah, Bigamy, and a Bizarre Court Decision

Orin Kerr, Volokh Conspiracy

In his post below, Eugene notes the new decision in Brown v. Buhman, involving Utah’s bigamy law. In the case, a group that considers polygamy a core part of its religious practice challenged aUtah law that states: “A person is guilty of bigamy when, knowing he has a husband or wife or knowing the other person has a husband or wife, the person purports to marry another person or cohabits with another person.”

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TAGGED: Marriage, Utah


December 16, 2013
Was Rick Santorum Right About Polygamy?
Justin Miller, Daily Beast
A decade ago, Rick Santorum said polygamy, among other things, would be allowed if bans on sodomy were struck down by the Supreme Court.“Sometimes I hate it when what I predict comes true,” the once and likely future... more ››