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Felony Bigamy Conviction Upheld (access required)

Although defendant argues he cannot be prosecuted for bigamy because his marriage to another woman without divorcing his previous wife was “void,” the Court of Appeals upholds defendant’s felony bigamy conviction under Va. Code § 18.2-362. Defendant Curtis Cole married Tammy Taylor in 1995. Without first divorcing Taylor, Cole went through a marriage ceremony with ...

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