Polygamous

  • Daughter of polygamous sect leader says he abused her for years

    Rachel Jeffs, left, daughter of Utah polygamist Warren Jeffs, talks with Megyn Kelly, right, during an interview on NBC News’ Megyn Kelly TODAY. SALT LAKE CITY — A daughter of polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs said he sexually abused her for years when she was a child growing up...
  • Polygamous leaders found guilty of having multiple wives

    Two former leaders of an isolated polygamous community in Canada were convicted Monday of practicing polygamy after a decades-long legal fight, setting up another potential court battle over the constitutionality of Canada’s polygamy laws. Winston Blackmore, 60, and James Oler, 53, were found guilty by British Columbia Supreme Court...
  • Lyle Jeffs, Polygamous sect leader finally captured after 1 year

    Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured after being on the run for nearly a year. FBI spokeswoman Sandra Barker said Thursday morning that Jeffs was arrested in South Dakota at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. No other details were provided. Authorities had been looking for Jeffs since June...