Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mainstream Mormons brace themselves for legal polygamy

It had all been going so well for the largest sect of the Mormon faith. A favoured son was a leading candidate for the Republican nomination for President, while other candidates were ruling themselves out, and then along came another … Continue reading

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Free Gift for readers who find this stuff interesting – an invite to Google+

You can be at the cutting edge of social networking. Forget Facebook and Twitter – I have invites for the beta test of Google+, the new social network from the world’s biggest search engine that allows you to be selective … Continue reading

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Meanwhile in Texas, Warren Jeffs hides behind the state’s persecution of polygamists

Warren Jeffs, ‘prophet’ of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS) is currently finishing his time in a Texas courtroom, where he is charged with sexual offences related to his alleged abuse of two girls, one … Continue reading

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Kody & co. – the family at the centre of the Utah polygamy case.

If you haven’t seen the reality TV show Sister Wives, then the discussion of the case on this site may seem a bit academic, so this is your chance to meet the Browns. This is the first clip introducing the … Continue reading

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Opinion Piece – “Our Big Fat Polygamous Family”

This Speroforum opinion piece by Carolyn Moynihan is hostile to the Kody Brown v Utah polygamy case, but is considered and gives lots of context for those who wish to delve more deeply.

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Protecting the sanctity of the booty call

This YouTube legal review is admittedly part tongue-in-cheek, but makes some important points about the Brown v Utah ‘Sister Wives’ polygamy/bigamy case on the way. Enjoy.  

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