Posts Tagged ‘sect’

In Texas, a judge signed an order allowing parents to take back home their children (photo, from dallasnews.com). More than 400 kids, seized from a polygamist sect in April have started returning home.

Members of the sect were accused by officials of forcing young girls into under-age sex. (more…)

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More than half of the teenage girls that were removed from a polygamist sect in Eldorado, Texas, are either currently pregnant or mothers, according to US officials.

Allegations of sexual abuse prompted police to raid the ranch this month, and all 463 children on the Yearning for Zion Ranch (photo from the BBC) were taken into care. (more…)

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