'My Five Wives' Star: 'Going Public As Polygamist Was Like Coming Out Of The Closet'
The newest Utah polygamous family featured in a reality TV show says sharing their story with a wide audience has been liberating.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
'Scandal's' Tony Goldwyn to Play Mormon Polygamist in Lifetime Movie
The actor, who stars as President Fitzgerald Grant on ABC's red-hot Washington drama, has been tapped to play Warren Jeffs in Lifetime's original movie Outlaw Prophet, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Family Law Prof Blog
Chamberlin & Guiora: "Polygamy: Not 'Big Love' But Significant Harm"
In this article, we analyze the British Columbia Supreme Court decision, Reference re: Section 293 of the Criminal Code of Canada, 2011 BCSC 1588, which decisively found that polygamy as practiced by The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints constitutes a crime of harm.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Man testifies of the misery of living in polygamous town
Phoenix a Spending the freezing winter months in a cramped trailer soon after a crippling accident was one of the worst things Ronald Cooke ever experienced.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Mother details harrowing time without utilities in polygamous town...
The family relocated to the mostly-polygamous Short Creek community - made up of Colorado City, Ariz., and neighboring Hildale, Utah - in 2008.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
By Common Consent
Polygamous Tax Evasion
In the litany of evils perpetrated by polygamists, one evil stands out above the rest: tax evasion.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
a Sister Wivesa Prompts Pro Polygamy Ruling and Debate in Utah
America knows them as reality TV stars on the hit show Sister Wives , but today they are unlikely legal crusaders in a fight over the fate of polygamy.
Woody Allen and the Oldest Taboo
The media frenzy over Woody Allen's alleged sexual abuse of his daughter, Dylan Farrow, and his marriage to Soon-Yi, Mia Farrow's adopted daughter, raises the disturbing issue of incest.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
13 finalists for polygamous board for Jeffs property redistribution
The 13 finalists unveiled Thursday for a board that will oversee the redistribution of about 750 homes and parcels of property in Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect on the Utah-Arizona border includes nine members of the community but no current followers of Jeffs.
On churches, transparency and cults
I was teaching a seminary's doctor of ministry course on church planting and administration, and the topic moved to problems of transparency in churches.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
The Montgomery Advertiser
Books: From the mailbag
Musser took the stand as a witness against Warren Jeffs, another prophet who was convicted of sexual assault and is sentenced to life plus 20 years in prison.