What Is Bigamy (Penal Code §§ 281 to 284)? Punishment?

Bigamy is being married to more than one person at the same time. We rarely see this prosecuted, but if it is, what is the punishment? Is the crime a wobbler? What are valid defenses? Is is a defense if one spouse consents to the other spouse marrying a second person? What if one of the marriages took place overseas or in another state? To read about this interesting crime more, click on the following link.



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