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ISBN: 9781552212974-02

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From: Cruel Arithmetic


Discusses the beginnings of the Polygamy Reference case, including a description of the groups and organizations invovled. Some historical background is given, and the relevant laws are explored in this chapter. The founding of The Bountiful group is also discussed.



Craig Jones

Craig Jones, QC, BGS, LLB, LLM, holds law degrees from UBC and Harvard Law School. For six years he was the lead constitutional litigator for the Attorney General of British Columbia, where he argued a series of significant cases including the Safe Injection Site appeal, the Polygamy Reference, and challenges to the Braidwood Taser Inquiry. He is now a professor of law at Thompson Rivers University. He is the author of four books and dozens of articles on legal subjects.