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Canada Considers Immigration Ban on Polygamists

Canada's government is considering legislation that would ban polygamists from emigrating to the country. The government's Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act was introduced in the Canadian Senate on Wednesday. In an online statement, the Immigration Minister Chris Alexander said the bill sends "a strong message: early and forced marriages, honour-based violence, & polygamy will not be tolerated in (Canada)." If parliament approves the bill, it...

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