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Nate Carlisle
Reporter Nate Carlisle and photographer Trent Nelson cover polygamy for The Salt Lake Tribune. You can follow the Polygamy Blog on Twitter at @tribunepolygamy. Follow Nate Carlisle on Twitter at @natecarlisle. Follow Trent Nelson on Twitter at @trenthead.

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Polygamy in Utah is decriminalized, so now what are people saying?

A judge in Utah made history Friday, striking down the parts of Utah law that made polygamy illegal.

Not surprisingly, the ruling made a massive impact online, where people headed to express their thoughts and reactions to the ruling. I’ve compiled a few of those responses in the gallery above.

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The first few are from the Brown family themselves, as well as their lawyer. Later tweets come from others who chimed in. Also, the responses are varied; many people on Twitter seemed pleased by the decision but I did see a few criticizing it, so that perspective is represented as well.



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