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Man fined $500 in bigamy case

Paula Charette had to sit in a courtroom with her husband and his other wife just to prove she married him first.

“There was no reason he had to do that,” she said. 561 more words

Local News

The 'marriage' of Aubrey de Vere, 20th earl of Oxford

Today, our post is another inspired by our recently-published volumes on the House of Lords. In this blog the editor, Dr Ruth Paley, describes the infamous matrimonial affairs of the 20th earl of Oxford… 418 more words

Social History

Attempted Murder, Bigamy and Bankruptcy

I might not have been here writing this blog had Henry Harwood succeeded in murdering my 2xGreat Grandfather William Marsh. William married my 2xGreat Grandmother Kate Harwood nee Cock in 1857 and again in 1869. 1,407 more words

Family History

What Are The 4 Elements Of Bigamy

Does signing a marriage contract hold a man responsible for the crime of bigamy? Are there requisites of valid marriage that should be met to consider subsequent marriage valid or invalid?

The Accidental Husband by Jane Green

The Accidental Husband should really be called The Accidental Excuse for a Human Being.

Sylvie and her daughter live on the West Coast, whilst her charming husband Mark travels for work. 182 more words


Until Plot Do Us Part

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a happy couple in possession of a good marriage must be in want of a plot twist. It’s seldom a harmless one either, and generally something devastating for one if not both parties. 978 more words

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