In the December 17th edition of their “Room For Debate” section, The New York Times posed the question, “One Man, One Woman. Or More.” The debate was prompted by a recent Utah court’s rejection of a law aimed at Mormon polygamists. In commenting on that decision, law professor Adam Winkler asked whether “like so many other laws regulating sex and marriage,” polygamy base are “built on fear and misunderstanding of people who make different choices about their intimate relations.” After citing this comment, The Times posed the question, “Should courts go further, recognizing a right to plural marriage among consenting adults?
Join us as we discuss this very controversial issue.
This is a reschedule. The topic was originally scheduled for January 27th. I hope all those who signed up for that meeting can attend this one. It was clearly a topic that interested a lot of people.