The growing number of polygamous
households is fuelling hostility between Turkish and Syrian women who live side-by-side in crowded districts.
444), with monogamous societies expanding their domination over polygamous
ones in part due to the inherent superiority of their marital norms.
Under the Customary Marriage (Registration) Act and the Marriage and Divorce of Muhammedans Act in force in Uganda, polygamous
marriages are required to be registered.
SALT LAKE CITY -- There was no fist-pumping or wild celebrations by the polygamous
family that stars in the TLC reality TV show ''Sister Wives'' when a federal judge in Utah struck down key parts of the state's polygamy laws.
Polygamy stretches joint filing beyond what it can handle: while the current tax rates could accommodate same-sex couples without any substantive changes, applying the current married-filing-jointly tax brackets to polygamous
taxpayers would have absurd--and often unjust--results.
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Under the slogan "Prophet of Four", the campaign was launched in response to young Saudi women uninterested in joining a polygamous
In Malawi, women in polygamous
marriages are less likely than their counterparts in monogamous marriages to use modern contraceptives, surveillance data from more than 2,500 couples indicate.
November 10, 2012 (NAIROBI) - Kenya's cabinet has passed a bill allowing polygamous
marriages, while banning the payment of bride-price for marriages.
Married adolescents are at high risk of HIV infection because many of them are in polygamous
unions, face sexual violence or are unable to negotiate safe sex.
The couple married in Pakistan and both conceded that polygamous
marriages are allowed there.
London, July 31 ( ANI ): Polygamous
immigrant families in the United Kingdom will qualify for extra benefits under news rules in Britain's welfare system, after reforms by the government to curb the problem ended up creating more loopholes.
This blogger goes on to question why President Obama is not supporting polygamous
marriages since he's part African and already supporting gay mariages.
This is just one example of how negative feelings emerge in a polygamous
marriage, observed Dr Rana Raddawi, associate professor at the American University of Sharjah.
Both males and females have been characterized as polygamous
, with the male sequestering the female during the breeding season from late May to early July.