Category: Polygamy

Did the US Supreme Court rule in Reynolds v. US that Mormonism was only partly a religion under the First Amendment

Absolutely not. Nowhere in the available transcripts or Court opinions did anyone express the idea that Mormonism is “only partly a religion under the First Amendment,” nor did the record denigrate members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints as being anything less than Christian.* Chief Justice Waite,