Court Upholds Polygamy Ban In ‘Sister Wives’ Case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld Utah’s ban on polygamy, dealing a legal blow to TLC’s “Sister Wives” in a ruling that sides with prosecutors who said they need the ban to go after polygamists like imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs. While some said Monday’s decision could help in the prosecution […]

Utah Appeals Ruling In ‘Sister Wives’ Case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal appeals court will review a ruling that struck down parts of Utah’s anti-polygamy law and was hailed as a landmark decision removing the threat of arrest for plural families in Utah. The Utah’s attorney general’s office filed an appeal Thursday with the Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit Court of […]

Utah To Appeal Ruling In ‘Sister Wives’ Case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s attorney general has decided to appeal a ruling that struck down parts of the state’s anti-polygamy law in what marked a significant victory for the family on the reality TV show “Sister Wives” and polygamous families living in Utah. Advocacy groups for polygamy and individual liberties hailed U.S. District Judge […]

‘Sister Wives’ Lawsuit Back In Utah Courtroom

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge holding a hearing on a lawsuit by the stars of the reality show “Sister Wives” heard arguments Thursday on whether Utah can prohibit plural marriage, but issued no immediate ruling. Kody Brown and his four wives claim the law is unconstitutional. The family fled Utah for Las […]

‘Sister Wives’ Family To Challenge Polygamy Laws