October 12, 2011 in The Daily Republic
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Utah authorities have helped a woman leave a polygamous community along the Utah-Arizona border run by jailed sect leader Warren Jeffs.
August 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs was hospitalized in critical condition today after telling corrections officers he’s fasted in the weeks since receiving a life sentence for sexually assaulting underage followers he took as spiritual brides, a prison official said. Continue Reading
August 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Followers of Warren Jeffs’ Utah-based Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints are likely to still revere him as a prophet, despite evidence presented in the Texas case that he had sex with girls from the sect as young as 12, former church members and experts say. Continue Reading
August 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The head of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints stood quietly as the decision of the Texas jury was read. He received the maximum sentence on both counts. Continue Reading