Polygamy

Type: News

Country: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the)
News Date: 
30/01/2016
Summary: 

Simon Kent of Breitbart London talks to Ezra Levant about the UK's latest problem: Figuring out whether polygamous Muslim migrant men can collect more than one welfare cheque for their multiple wives. Polygamy is illegal in England -- but there's a loophole... MORE: http://www.therebel.media/shows

Country: 
Italy
News Date: 
09/08/2016

Type: Opinion

Summary: 

Polygamy is “commonplace” within Muslim communities in Britain, with husbands fathering as many as 20 children by four wives, a Peer has said. She has called for a change in the law so that Muslim women know their rights under British law not to be discriminated against. Although it has long been recognised that polygamy occurs in Muslim communities, it is typically seen as very rare.

But in a statement delivered to a conference on Islam in the UK on Sunday, Baroness Cox, a cross-bench member of the house of Lords, told the audience that polygamy in some communities is “commonplace” and that, as the marriages are Islamic ceremonies which have no legal status in British law, women who find themselves in polygamous marriages are being left without any rights

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