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  • 8 May 2008
    Marci A. Hamilton

    The Story Behind the Story of Polygamy in the West

    According to the New York Times front page story today, the Texas raid on the FLDS compound in Eldorado, Texas, “rattles other polygamists.” Apparently, FLDS members outside Texas are poring over the documents retrieved by the state to learn the whereabouts of their own relatives (including the location of men who have one large polygamous […]

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  • 16 Apr 2008

    How to Prosecute a Religious Sect

    Marci Hamilton lends her legal analysis of what is turning out to be a very complicated situation in Texas. The Christian Science Monitor, gets into the nitty-gritty of the court battle. In a sidebar audio commentary, reporter Faye Bowers discusses certain similarities between the lives of young women within a polygamous religious sect in Texas […]

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