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Bigamy Boss

Charles Boss was married to at least six women—simultaneously. Would that make him a sextagamist? Charles was described as Fitchburg’s “much-married man,” though he wasn’t really into matrimony. 646 more words

1900s

Lady Charged with Marrying a Second Time, London, 1919

Montreal Standard, 26 July 1919, page 1

Lady Charged with Marrying a Second Time

Gave herself up after finding that she had been deceived

Gave $500 to secure divorce… 309 more words

Canada

Judge Denies Bid To Disband Polygamous Towns' Police Agency

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PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has rejected a bid to disband a shared police department in a polygamous community on the Arizona-Utah border as a punishment for discriminating against people who aren’t members of the dominant religious sect in the sister cities. 664 more words

News

Wayward Girls

She was down on her luck when she was arrested and photographed, in April 1913, on a charge of grand larceny. Despite the listing on her identification card, her name wasn’t Hazel Raymond and she wasn’t born in Washington. 845 more words

1910s

Chance Encounter

Today, I planned to meet a friend for lunch. She works in the courthouse building, and I scrambled to get there at the appointed time. 393 more words

Hope

SC refuses to stay Parrikar Oat taking ceremony

On March 14th, 2017, the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India refused to stay the oath taking ceremony of Manohar Parrikar before the Goa Legislative Assembly to be sworn as the Chief Minister of Goa. 346 more words

Law

[O'Dowd1] Kenneth Vizzard 25 July 1975 Court of Appeal

Redaction

Some court reports have had victims names redacted and some assault details redacted.

This is a difficult balance –  normally I would think that  I should not “censor” details but on consultation with various people I have taken the decision to redact. 2,264 more words

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