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Polygamist Sect

Polygamist Leader's Records Helped Win Conviction

AP | WILL WEISSERT and PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 10.05.2011 | Crime

SAN ANGELO, Texas — A polygamist sect leader convicted of child sexual assault walked out of his sentencing hearing in protest Friday, after rea...

Jailed Leader Of Fundamentalist Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints Retakes Legal Control Of Church

AP | JENNIFER DOBNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

SALT LAKE CITY — Jailed polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs has resumed legal control over his Utah-based church even though he is jailed in Tex...

Polygamist Sect's Children Ordered Released By Judge

New York Times | John Holusha, Kirk Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A judge in Texas ordered more than 460 children seized in April from a polygamist sect to be released from state custody on Monday, while imposing con...

Texas Appeals Polygamist Sect Ruling

AP | MICHELLE ROBERTS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SAN ANGELO, Texas — State child welfare authorities on Friday appealed a stinging court ruling that said their seizure of more than 440 children...

Foster care could be wrenching for Texas sect children

AP | MICHELLE ROBERTS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SAN ANGELO, Texas — Many of the children have seen little or no television. They have been essentially home-schooled all their lives. Most were ...