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Canada's polygamy laws upheld by B.C.'s top court

Courtesy of: CBC.ca:
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B.C. Supreme Court has upheld Canada's polygamy laws, but said minors who end up in polygamous marriages should be exempt from prosecution.

...Canada's polygamy laws upheld by B.C.'s top court

B.C. Supreme Court to rule on Canada’s polygamy law

Courtesy of: The National Post:
nationalpost.com

VANCOUVER — The constitutionality of Canada’s polygamy law will be decided Wednesday by B.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Judge Bauman.

If the judge decides to strike down the polygamy law, it could have wide-ranging implications for pensions, health benefits and immigration policies, a Vancouver lawyer said Tuesday.

...B.C. Supreme Court to rule on Canada’s polygamy law

B.C. girls as young as 12 married to U.S. polygamist: court documents

Courtesy of: The Globe and Mail:
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Three young teenaged girls from Bountiful, B.C., were moved to the United States and married to a now-jailed American polygamous leader at the ages of 12 and 13, the provincial government alleges in newly filed court documents.

...B.C. girls as young as 12 married to U.S. polygamist: court documents

B.C court to rule whether polygamy is constitutional

Courtesy of: CTV.ca:
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VANCOUVER — The husbands and wives in the isolated polygamous commune of Bountiful, B.C., are about to learn whether the 121-year-old law that has overshadowed their lives violates their religious freedoms.

...B.C court to rule whether polygamy is constitutional