If, after almost 10 years of investigation, the justice system can't legally charge these folks with any crime, isn't it time to just let them be?
Don't get me wrong, I'm against polygamy and am especially disgusted with Mr. Blackmore. He's a pompous ass. I feel for the women and children that have so little control over their own lives and suffer from a lack of education.
However, we, Canadians, believe in religious freedom. There are many women who leave the community, they have set up organizations of their own to help those who wish to leave. Apparently, they are not breaking any laws.
We, Canadians, have a poor track record when it comes to "helping
civilize" peoples we feel need it. Residential schools anyone?
Bountiful sect members face polygamy, child-related charges - British Columbia - CBC News:
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