Utah's new bigamy law prescribes what people can call private relationships and provides authorities with a convenient tool for suppression when polygamist families get too vocal.
Brown family case was not about getting legal recognition from the state.
Michigan's A.G. Declines to Explain Whether State Can Prosecute Those Who Perform Purely 'Private' Marriages
Says plaintiff lacks standing to sue because he's not facing charges.
The three women want to be able to raise a family together and share maternal rights.
"Spiritual unions" of more than two people should not result in criminal sanctions, say Cato scholars.
But are these fundamentalist-LDS towns the perpetrators or the victims of religious discrimination?
A legal battle in Utah shows how misguided a crackdown on polygamy can be.
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