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# flds - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past

A divided religious community led by a convicted child abuser lost 12 women and children this week.

# flds - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Polygamy sect leader jailed for child abuse - but his cult 'will continue'

Many followers of Warren Jeffs, who was sentenced to life for sexually assaulting children, are expected to remain loyal.

# flds - Friday 5 August, 2011

Polygamist church leader Warren Jeffs convicted of child sex abuse

The leader of a Mormon offshoot is convicted of sexually assaulting two child brides, after a whirlwind and bizarre trial.