Tag Archives: bigamy

Marriage void for bigamy despite voidable first union

Even though a woman did not have a marriage license for her first wedding ceremony and the ceremony failed to meet statutory requirements, she failed to take any action to terminate it and therefore committed bigamy when she later married ...

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Utah family files suit challenging polygamy law

A family comprised of a husband and four “sister wives” has filed a federal lawsuit in Utah, challenging the constitutionality of the state’s polygamy statute.

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Bigamy costs man $500K

A Maryland woman has been awarded nearly $500,000 from the man who married her without legally being divorced from his wife.

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