§61-8-1. Bigamy -- Penalty.
Any person, being married, who, during the life of the former
husband or wife, shall marry another person in this state, or, if
the marriage with such other person take place out of this state,
shall thereafter cohabit with such other person in this state,
shall be guilty of a felony, and, upon conviction, shall be
confined in the penitentiary not less than one nor more than five
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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