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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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Thomson documented her story in the bestselling book, "The Bigamist: The True Story Of A Husband's Ultimate Betrayal."
"It led me to build up a picture of what was happening in practice and some of the most surprising findings relate to the average duration of the marriages in mid-Victorian England - well over 30 years - the speed with which bigamy was detected and the propensity of divorcees as well as bigamists to lie about their marital status when remarrying!"
Stanley is about to go on vacation with his elderly and senile father, but is quickly brought into John's tumultuous exercise in keeping his children apart to prevent him from ultimately being exposed as a bigamist.
Illegal immigrant and bigamist Fazli Rahim, 42, and wife Saima Gul, 31, were jailed for life after being found guilty of the brutal murder of Mohammed Noor at a flat in Pollok, Glasgow.
Details of the ceremony were posted on the website of the cathedral where it took place and, when she contacted the chaplain, he confirmed he had been duped into conducting the bigamist wedding.
A BIGAMIST who admitted being married to two women at once is being sent to Crown court to be sentenced.
A BIGAMIST has been warned he could face prison after he admitted being married to two women at the same time.
Emmerdale The Bigamist Bride: My Five (7pm) Cain returns to the village, Gennie offers to lend Leyla cash, and Ashley discovers the Bishop is once again interfering by rearranging Sally's counselling session with Vincent.
Bigamist Kim found out her grandfather had upped sticks and abandoned his wife, leaving her and their three daughters to fend for themselves in one of Britain's poorest areas.
I'm just your tenant!" Jardinier goes on to complain that he's no good at pretending to be a dishonest bigamist, that u unlike Martin, for whom he's trying to cover with his masquerade u he's inept at concealing the fact that he's secretly fathered two children with two women.
A CONVICTED bigamist has moved closer to clearing her name.
Pim pops by and unknowingly lets slip some information--which leads to one character being outed as a bigamist. Even if the subject matter (marriage, bigamy and divorce) is far from Pooh, director Steve Garfinkel argues Pim has similarly "gentle but exceedingly clever humor."