But they’re not as worried about cousins from different generations (the whole once removed thing).Many of them, as you’ll see below, also have other little loopholes.) — All information comes from two websites, National Conference of State Legislatures and Cousin Young adults who would like to get married naturally start looking for love in the community they live in, but in some parts of the country, the odds may be against them.It’s like when the CTU director du jour turns off the camera so Jack Bauer can torture someone off the record on is still about lots ‘o torture and a revolving door of CTU directors saying “I’m in charge now.” I haven’t watched the show since they brought Wayne Palmer out of a coma or something to get him to stop yet another hot-headed vice presi… Arkansas’s position on first cousin marriages is clearer — they don’t want to accept it — but a 1986 Arkansas Supreme Court decision, Etheridge v. But if you’re 68 years old and just realizing that the cousin you’ve been hangin’ with since you were toddlers is actually the love of your life… These are similar bans, they just apply only to first cousins.
I think this is actually the most democratic of all the bans, because it’s truly legislating against potential birth defects and nothing else. Is this just a token effort not to make my “Anything Goes! This is like saying you’re giving up alcohol, but only giving up Sam Adams Winter Lager.I have no desire to marry my first cousins (so no worries, Sarah, Rachel, Molly or Julie) — nor any recollection of why the idea for this list popped into my strange, strange brain.All I know is that I thought cousin marriages could make for an interesting list topic, I started digging around, and that brought us to now.pretty much all of the hippy liberal states are on this list…and the majority of the redneckkiest states aren’t. (Better than the conclusion of this list leading to you ruminating about your first cousin, right?Translation: White people in Minnesota may not marry their first cousins.