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bigamy

The act of marrying a second (or a third) person while still married to one’s first spouse.
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This lack of response sometimes stemmed from the fact that women, as well as men, embarked upon bigamous relationships with surprising frequency.
POLICE are searching for a former church minister who has been found guilty of entering into a bigamous marriage.
A RESTAURANT manager took part in a bigamous marriage with an asylum seeker at Birmingham Register Office, a court heard.
A married woman who was paid pounds 1,000 to perform a sham bigamous marriage at Birmingham's Register Office has been given a suspended prison sentence.
It is not a bigamous relationship because I am not legally married to Tasmin under British law,' he said.
Ms Westcott reported him missing, then began making inquiries from which it became obvious that she had been involved in a bigamous marriage.
He also denies a scheme to enter into a bigamous marriage with lover Simone Banerjee to get access to her estate.
During filming, the popular presenter was shaken by a bombshell letter suggesting his great grandfather Joseph Forsyth Johnson had been in a bigamous marriage.
No money to support the people who have made this country, but enough surplus to fund what in our country is bigamous and illegal.
And he is familiar to soap fans as Ken Barlow's bigamous son Peter in Coronation Street.
A MARRIED woman who was paid pounds 1,000 to undergo a sham bigamous marriage at Birmingham's Register Office has been given a suspended prison sentence.
Miss Iliffe also suggested the second marriage appeared to have been bigamous.