Polygamy

  • Polygamous couple from Bountiful, BC jailed for luring child bride

    A man and a woman from a polygamous Canadian cult will go to jail for luring a 13-year-old girl to the US. Brandon and Gail Blackmore were convicted in February of taking a child across the border for sexual reasons. They were sentenced on Friday in British Columbia to...
  • FBI: Men who spotted polygamous leader will split reward

    A pair of pawn shop workers who provided a key tip that helped authorities capture a fugitive polygamous sect leader will split a $50,000 reward from the FBI, the agency revealed Monday. The FBI commended the men for writing down the license plate of the truck that Lyle Jeffs...
  • Lee Kaplan, man with 6 sister ‘wives,’ guilty of sex abuse

    June 7 (UPI) – Lee Kaplan, a self-proclaimed prophet of God who molested and then married several young girls in the same family, was found guilty of 17 counts of child sex abuse by a Pennsylvania jury. The Bucks County jury deliberated for nine hours before finding Kaplan guilty...