Support for polygamy in the united states is at an all-time high, but hasn't come with a correspondingly permissive legal shift on the issue polygamy, in fact, is illegal in all 50.
Modern polygamy in the united states: historical, cultural, and legal issues cardell jacobson , lara burton oxford university press, usa , mar 9, 2011 - family & relationships - 368 pages. United states: polygamy is illegal in all 50 states but not federally from about 1847 to 1857, in what is now the state of utah , many mormons practiced polygamy, which was widely condemned.
For example, sally's husband moved to the united states from the ivory coast before she did when sally joined him, she found he had married someone else in america. I do, i do, i do: is polygamy legal for most, being married to one person is perfectly normal and forms the basis for a happy family life for others, though, having more than one spouse is. Polygamy is more popular than ever is polygamy a serious contender for the next moral and constitutional marriage debate in the united states will the legalization of same-sex marriage.
'sister wives' defeat polygamy law in federal court the browns belong to the apostolic united brethren church, which is relatively open compared to other groups the religious.
Read the pros and cons of the debate resolved: polygamy in the united states should be legal. The polygamy dilemma – is plural marriage a dead issue in mormonism almost without exception, pressure from the united states to eliminate polygamy was looked upon as a direct refusal.