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Precedent for Western support for polygamy

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Submitted by Yosef B (New Zealand), Feb 13, 2008 at 05:30

USA statutes (I'm not sure whether Federal or State) recognise polygamous marriages among Mormons. As this precedes in date the Muslim 'problems', it may well serve as a precedent to be used by Muslims in their push for 'Western civil rights", which as we well know, they demand whilst denying them is countries under shari'a laws.

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