Judge Denies Bid To Disband Polygamous Towns' Police AgencyA judge has rejected a bid to disband a shared police department in a polygamous community on the Arizona-Utah border as a punishment for discriminating against people who aren't members of the dominant religious sect in the sister cities.
Polygamous Sect Man Asks To Write Leader Warren JeffsA lawyer for a member of a Utah polygamous sect accused in a food stamp fraud case is pushing back against a condition barring him from writing to imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs.
Judge: Firm Tied To Polygamous Group Used Child LaborNearly 200 children from a polygamous sect whose leader, Warren Jeffs is serving a life sentence in Texas, had to work long hours in the cold.
Texas Prison Plays Hide-And-Seek With Ex-Polygamist Sect Leader Warren JeffsEarlier this year, a wife of former polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs tried to visit him at a Texas state prison with a tiny microphone implanted in her hollowed-out watch.
Texas DPS Seizes Polygamist Group's Secluded Ranch The Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren Jeffs lived in near isolation was seized by state agents, nearly six years after FBI agents raided the property and removed hundreds of children amid child sex abuse allegations.
Polygamist Leader Jeffs HospitalizedThe Texas Department of Criminal Justice said that polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs was hospitalized for a condition that is not life threatening. He is in stable condition.
Polygamist Sect Fears Dwindle In Texas TownWhen word spread eight years ago that a polygamist sect had settled in a remote corner of Texas, many in the town of Eldorado were nervous.
Texas Out To Seize Warren Jeffs' Polygamist RanchThe state of Texas is trying to seize ownership of Warren Jeffs' polygamist ranch where prosecutors say the convicted sect leader and a dozen followers sexually assaulted children.
State Drops Bigamy Charges Against JeffsThe Texas attorney general's office has dropped bigamy charges against imprisoned polygamist leader Warren Jeffs.
Polygamist Leader Seeks Texas Prison ReleaseA convicted polygamist leader serving life in prison for sexual assault of two girls has told another Texas court to release him.
$4.5 Million Spent On Texas FLDS ProsecutionSince authorities swarmed the polygamist ranch of sect leader Warren Jeffs, state prosecutors have spent more than $4.5 million racking up convictions.
Former FLDS Leader Sentenced To 10 Years JailA jury sentenced Wendell Loy Nielsen to 10 years in prison on Friday, two days after he was convicted on three counts of bigamy.