adults rate them as morally acceptable, which would include suicide, cloning humans, polygamy
and adultery in this year's poll.
The British Columbia polygamy
reference trial grew out of the provincial government's attempt to prosecute Mormon fundamentalists Winston Blackmore and James Oler, two (competing) leaders of Bountiful, a small settlement of approximately 1,000 individuals located in the province's southeastern mountains.
13) Of those who advocate for the civil recognition of plural marriage, few recognize that any laws legitimating such behavior must promote equality among the multiple spouses, and should also treat polygamy
as a series of dyadic marriages between the husband and each of his successive wives, rather than one group marriage.
In order to understand the choices Sasak Muslim women in the NW pesantren make about polygamy
, it is necessary to provide background knowledge about the wider discourses and historical forces that shape women's lived experiences in Indonesia.
In the spirit of Professor Davis's second-generation polygamy
paradigm, this Article represents the first attempt to address polygamous families and the federal income tax.
When the Messenger of Allah (May God bless him and give him peace) brought the message of Islam, polygamy
was still a widespread and well-established custom.
In her paper titled EoACAyPolygamy: The stony silence', she focused on the impact of polygamy
on women's psychology, and by extension, on the rest of society.
Monique Pongracic-Speier of the BC Liberties Association objected because she thinks that polygamy
can be controlled by other than criminal sanctions.
Craig Jones, a lawyer for the province, has warned a judge that declaring polygamy
a protected religious practice would make Canada the only Western country to allow multiple marriages.
CAIRO: Eleven rights organizations presented to the legislative committee of the People's Assembly a report suggesting the modification of some articles of the personal law, including putting more restrictions on polygamy
and cancelling the obedience law.
As in other Gulf states, Muslim men in Bahrain are allowed to practice polygamy
A Majlis deputy argues that banning polygamy
would be an act of oppression against women.