POLYGAMY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POLYGAMY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Canadian prosecutors approve polygamy charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58294480-78/charges-investigations-polygamy-british.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58294480-78/charges-investigations-polygamy-british.html.csp">Canadian prosecutors approve polygamy charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEREMY HAINSWORTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T19:16:42.037-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 07:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, British Columbia • British Columbia’s Ministry of Justice says polygamy charges have once again been filed against two leaders of a polygamous fundamentalist Mormon community. Winston Blackmore and James Oler each face charges of polygamy. Similar charges against the men were quashed in 2009 in a dispute over the appointment of prosecutors. Oler and two others face charges of removal of a child under 16 from Canada for sexual purposes. The new charges come after an investigation by a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582944802014-08-14T19:16:42.037-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T19:16:42.037-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294480@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:16:42 MDT From polygamy to same-sex marriage, Utah leads the way http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58170274-90/marriage-polygamy-utah-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58170274-90/marriage-polygamy-utah-court.html.csp">From polygamy to same-sex marriage, Utah leads the way</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T13:29:44.515-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A national poll a few years ago found nearly half of Americans wrongly think that Mormons “definitely” or “probably” practice polygamy. It’s no wonder that many an American thinks of Utah — the home of the LDS Church — as a stronghold of polygamists. Heck, even Mitt Romney, probably now the world’s most well-known Mormon, joked about polygamy in 2005. “I believe marriage should be between a man and a woman … and a woman … and a woman,” he said, obviously in jest. So, to some, it ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170274@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:29:44 MDT