Letters From the Issue of Thursday, January 19, 2006

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After doing a little Googling, I realized how graphically disturbing it really is. If the state and national authorities have this knowledge in hand, why has nothing been done by some agency of government?

We'll send troops halfway across the world to take out a dictator who was killing his own people for money and fun. Why, then, has this polygamy problem not been put under the same microscope/boot-heel?
Diezal Murphy, Apple Valley, California

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