John Randolph Tucker

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John Randolph Tucker

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John Randolph Tucker was once Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. He was opposed to the practice of polygamy, but opposed the Edmunds Act in 1882. He then wrote the Tucker bill which became the anit-polygamy Edmunds-Tucker Act of 1887.

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Used by permission, Utah State Historical Society.

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Print 8 inches x 10 inches

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Utah State Historical Society

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John Randolph Tucker