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  • Blogs

    April 21, 2008

    Short Creek redux? Colorado City historian Ben Bistline on the FLDS, Warren Jeffs, and Yearning for Zion.

    Yearning for Zion? Yearning for the light of day is more like it... With shades of Roman Grant's nefarious Juniper Creek Compound on HBO's Big Love and echoes of Arizona Governor Howard Pyle's disastrous 1953 raid on Short Creek, Arizona -- the community that became polygamist haven Colorado City ... More >>

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    February 23, 2006

    Rogue Cops

    The police force in Polygamyland helps fugitive Prophet Warren Jeffs and his cult break the law

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    December 8, 2005

    Crash Course

    Fundamentalist Mormons lose control of Colorado City's school district, as a criminal investigation continues

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    November 10, 2005

    Wanted: Armed and Dangerous

    As the FBI chases polygamist Prophet Warren Jeffs, work continues 24/7 on his religion's foreboding new Texas capital

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    September 22, 2005

    Under Siege

    Polygamists are barricading their homes in the midst of mounting legal assaults by authorities

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    May 19, 2005

    Education Reclamation

    A new state law wrests control of Colorado City schools away from polygamist zealots

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    April 7, 2005

    Derail Polygamy's Money Train

    A bill before the Legislature would allow the state to begin reforming a society that steals public money and abuses underage girls


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    November 25, 2004

    Arrest the Polyg Prophet Now!

    What are authorities waiting for? Pedophile Warren Jeffs has looted school coffers and is on the run

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    October 28, 2004


    Letters from the week of October 28, 2004

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    October 7, 2004

    Janet's Missed Opportunity

    Governor Napolitano went to Utah, and all we got was some lousy ring kissing.

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    February 12, 2004


    Letters from the week of August 8, 2002

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    December 25, 2003

    Double Exposure

    Arizona's finally followed Utah's lead and launched serious action to stop abuses by polygamists

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    August 28, 2003

    Victims' Refuge

    Arizona and Utah officials decide to curb underage marriages by erecting a sheriff's substation in polygamy country

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    July 10, 2003

    Profits of Polygamy

    Arizona launches a probe into alleged improper spending by the Colorado City school district

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    April 10, 2003

    Polygamy in Arizona: The Wages of Sin

    Arizona polygamist leaders are using public funds to support religious schools and line their own pockets. The state's done nothing to stop them.