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Polygamy 'recriminalized' under new Utah law

SALT LAKE CITY — Governor Gary Herbert signed the last remaining bills passed by the Utah State Legislature.

Beyond some major changes to Utah’s liquor laws… 922 more words


Leaving Religion Changed My Life

In words of one of my favorite authors, Martha Beck, I lost the Mormons and found my faith.

When I was seventeen years old I ran away from home for good.   488 more words


CAST Voices Devotion: Family

CAST Voices Devotion: Family

By Nomakhosi Kumalo

28 March 2017

1 Timothy 5:8 Anyone who does not provide for their relatives & especially for their own household has denied the faith & is worse than an unbeliever. 344 more words

CAST Voices Devotion

Why Don’t You Just Get a Divorce?

Don’t like being in polygamy? Stop moaning and do something about it – you have the right to get a divorce.

That’s the gist of a comment posted by I hope a well-meaning sister about… 529 more words

No jail, no fine for FLDS member in food stamp fraud case

SALT LAKE CITY — One of the last members of the Fundamentalist LDS Church facing food stamp fraud charges has struck a plea deal.

Preston Barlow pleaded guilty on Friday to a misdemeanor charge of aiding and abetting Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits fraud. 528 more words


A Childhood in Polygamy

Book review: The Polygamist’s Daughter, by Anna LeBaron with Leslie Wilson

Anna LeBaron is a daughter of Ervil LeBaron, the notorious polygamist Mormon cult leader whose sprawling family (she opens the prologue with, … 611 more words