Joseph Evans was a matrimonially challenged man. His first wife, Mary Jane, died of blood poisoning in 1899, leaving him with three sons under the age of nine. 492 more words
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Intellectual Property (IP) is one of the most emerging arenas in law because of its economic exploitation. Some entities or persons may reap the benefits out of an IP on their own while some assign it to other entities or persons in consideration of royalty. 474 more words
Here are nine “celebrity” couples who married in secret, fairly recently, but Edward IV surely couldn’t have done, according to some “historians”. Once, perhaps, but definitely not twice, no matter what a Bishop, the Three Estates and Parliament, all of whom knew him well at the time, concluded. 14 more words
By the narrowest of margins, a bill expanding Utah’s anti-bigamy law passed the state Senate just before a midnight deadline Thursday.
The bill changes the wording of what makes someone a bigamist in the state and adds penalties for cases that involve abuse, fraud and human trafficking, according to the text of the bill. 435 more words
I confess to not knowing that Edward V coins had ever been minted. There doesn’t really seem to have been time to have reached that point. 272 more words
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested and charged for bigamy after allegedly marrying his wife and their 18-year-old daughter at the same time.
Christopher Hauptmann… 262 more words
SALT LAKE CITY — Polygamist Kody Brown returned to Utah, participating in a march against a bill in the state legislature targeting polygamists.
In an interview with FOX 13 on Friday, Brown also briefly weighed in on his lawsuit against the state, challenging its historic ban on polygamy. 615 more words