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Governor: Utah should defend anti-polygamy law

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SALT LAKE CITY - Utah's governor says the state should appeal a court ruling that favours the family on the TV show "Sister Wives" and strikes down key parts of a law criminalizing polygamy.

Republican Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday at ......

FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2013, file photo, Jonathan Turley, attorney for Kody Brown and his four wives, the stars of the reality show Show/Hide caption

FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2013, file photo, Jonathan Turley, attorney for Kody Brown and his four wives, the stars of the reality show "Sister Wives," leaves the Frank E. Moss United States Courthouse after a hearing on whether Utah can prohibit plural marriage, in Salt Lake City. A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law, in a lawsuit filed by a family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives." The Brown family was overwhelmed and thankful for the ruling, said their attorney, Turley. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

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