Since that comes directly from God, dating is forbidden. State officials took custody of all children at the ranch controlled by the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, saying a pattern of teen girls forced into underage "spiritual" marriages and sex with much older men created an unsafe environment for the sect's children. Leroy Johnson Steed, 42, is charged with sexual assault of a child, bigamy and tampering with evidence. Sociologically , the FLDS is a high-demand, high-control, destructive cult. His feelings about the practice are "mixed," he said. Want to guess how that went?
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Wildfire shuts down key route to Yosemite National Park. Many are being held in group settings. Media Video Audio Photos. Texas authorities say they have identified 25 more mothers under 18 among those removed from a polygamist compound, raising to about the number of minors at the heart of a huge abuse probe. Does a foster care facility in this case mean families or group homes? So when they found this out, some of these girls who originally said they were 20 years old changed their story and said now we're really minors. The rally was unusual because those who practice polygamy typically try to live under the radar.
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A judge ordered Rulon and five other boys returned to their parents. Children on the frontlines of divorce The fight to preserve desecrated war graves Why are crippling Lyme disease cases being misdiagnosed? On Monday, CPS announced that almost 60 percent of the underage girls living on the Eldorado ranch are pregnant or already have children. He and his family then lived in a series of homes in Hildale and Colorado City. Allred said he could hear heavy breathing and some of the wives whispered they wished Jeffs were with them.
Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The heavenly comfort sessions went on nightly, for months, according to Allred. Other than that, he has no mementos of his time in the FLDS. Latest From "60 Minutes" 50 years of "60 Minutes". Why I left my father's church.