Legalize Polygamy, Federal Study Urges

Posted on Friday, January 13 at 14:20 by Perturbed
“The report therefore recommends that this provision be repealed.” The research paper is part of a controversial $150,000 polygamy project, launched a year ago and paid for by the Justice Department and Status of Women Canada. The paper by three law professors at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont., argues that Sec. 293 of the Criminal Code banning polygamy serves no useful purpose and in any case is rarely prosecuted. www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20060112.wpolygamy0112/BNStory/National/

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