Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs was found guilty of sexually assaulting two young girls by a Texas jury on August 4th, 2011. (Getty Images)

Texas Seizes Polygamist Group’s Secluded Ranch

Followers of Warren Jeffs have still been living on the Yearning For Zion Ranch near Eldorado.


The State of Texas is looking to seize control of convicted sex offender Warren Jeffs' former ranch. (Photo credit should read DOUGLAS C. PIZAC/AFP/Getty Images)

State Wants Control Of Convicted Polygamist’s Ranch

Texas wants ownership of Warren Jeffs’ massive polygamist ranch where prosecutors say the convicted sect leader and his followers sexually assaulted dozens of children, the state attorney general’s office said Wednesday.


File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Court Upholds Polygamist’s Conviction

A Texas appeals court has upheld the child sex abuse conviction of a polygamous group member who was sentenced to 75 years in prison.