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91 Page Decision Decriminalizing Polygamy in Utah

Attached is the 91 Page Decision and Summary judgement from Judge Waddoups on the Sisterwives Case which resulted in the overturning of major parts of Utah's polygamy statute.

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History

Page 9 starts a wonderful summation of what the federal government did to the Mormons in Utah's quest for statehood. If you don't know the history of the anti-polygamy laws on the federal level this is a good overview.