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80 Utah lawmakers warn Supreme Court that gay marriage could lead to polygamy, incest

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Utah state capitol in Salt Lake City.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Eighty members of the Utah state legislature have filed a brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a federal appeals court ruling striking down Utah's same-sex marriage ban, because allowing gay to marry could lead to incestuous and polygamous marriages. The amicus brief supporting Utah's [...]

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63 Texas lawmakers compare same-sex marriage to incest, pedophilia, polygamy

Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Texas state capitol in Austin
AUSTIN, Texas -- More than 60 Texas lawmakers have signed on to a legal brief comparing same-sex marriage to incest, pedophilia, and polygamy. Lone Star Q reports that 63 legislators — members of the Texas Conservative Coalition — signed the brief urging the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Firth [...]

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U.S. congressman says Supreme Court marriage ruling legalized polygamy

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-Kansas)
Speaking with conservative talk show host Janet Mefferd on Monday, U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-Kansas) expanded on his claim that the Supreme Court Justices who ruled on Prop 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act should’ve flunked law school. [...]

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Michael Reagan: Gay marriage deserves same ‘moral outrage’ as polygamy, bestiality, murder

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Michael Reagan
Michael Reagan, the eldest son of President Ronald Reagan, takes on marriage equality in a controversial new editorial for Ohio’s Ironton Tribune, where he challenges American churches to condemn same-sex marriage, much in the same manner as polygamy, bestiality, and murder. [...]

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Matt Barber: Polygamy and incest are ‘inevitable’ if gay marriage is legalized

Thursday, August 23, 2012
Matt Barber
On Wednesday’s “Faith and Freedom” program, Matt Barber declared that gay activists don’t actually want marriage equality but rather are interested in “deconstructing the Judeo-Christian notion of marriage as marriage has always been.” [...]

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Top Romney surrogate compares LGBT people to drug users, polygamists

Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Kris Kobach
TAMPA, Fla. -- Kansas Secretary of State and Mitt Romney surrogate Kris Kobach compared LGBT people to drug users and polygamists while debating the GOP platform’s marriage equality language in Tampa on Tuesday. [...]

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Washington anti-gay pastor: Same-sex marriage will lead men to marry horses

Thursday, January 26, 2012
During a televised debate in Washington state on Wednesday, Antioch Bible Church pastor Ken Hutcherson claimed that legalizing same-sex marriage in the state would lead to polygamy, bestiality, and pedophilia. [...]

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Santorum compares gay marriage to polygamy, angers New Hampshire collegiates

Thursday, January 5, 2012
CONCORD, N.H. -- GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum was met with boos by a group of college students at campaign appearance Thursday when he compared same-sex marriage to polygamy. [...]

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NC lawmaker says legalizing same-sex marriage is akin to legalizing incest, polygamy

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Paul Stam
RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina House Majority Leader Paul Stam (R) on Tuesday likened gay marriage to incest and polygamy, and announced that the state legislature aims to approve a ballot initiative seeking a constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage. [...]

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Congresswoman: gay marriage would lead to ‘pedophiles and polygamists’ marrying

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Vicky Hartzler
Missouri GOP congresswoman Vicky Hartzler last week told a conference of college students that if same-sex marriages were allowed, it would lead to pedophiles and polygamists being allowed to marry. [...]

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