In most countries, a person who marries a person while still being lawfully married to another commits bigamy.
In all such cases, the second marriage is considered legally null and void.
Besides the second and subsequent marriages being void, the bigamist is also liable to other penalties, which vary between jurisdictions.
He had obviously discovered the principle of demographics.When I was a professional dancer, there were twenty beautiful, healthy, sophisticated women for every straight man. Lloyd's razor applies here--It doesn't matter how you meet someone, be it at church, at the bus stop, in a bar, or wherever.Have you tried placing an ad, or doing a story in your local newspaper? Dress up like an American Gothic couple and stand outside a singles fair with a sign "Looking for a sister wife". You'll find the same spectrum of personalities-- suspicious, willing to try anything, shy, vegetarian, and so on.So if you're looking to meet a special someone, go anywhere where you can meet a lot of people.Polygamy is legal in 57 out of nearly 200 sovereign states, the vast majority of them being Muslim majority countries.
In most of these states, polygyny is allowed and legally sanctioned.
Polyandry is illegal in virtually every state in the world.
The rest of the sovereign states do not recognize polygamous marriages.
[...] After discussing it for several months we have decided it would be nice to add a Sister Wife.
It gives us an insight into the life we so dearly desire.
We are new to this idea and have no idea of how we should approach it.