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Daphne Bramham: Sentencing two polygamists and child abusers to house arrest is no punishment at all

Prosecutor wants jail time for two men in B.C. polygamy case THE GLOBE AND MAIL GEMMA KARSTENS-SMITH CRANBROOK, B.C. THE CANADIAN PRESS MAY 15, 2018 JEFF MCINTOSH/THE GLOBE AND MAIL Two men convicted of practising polygamy in British Columbia were motivated by “sincerely held religious beliefs,” but their sentences should include jail time to denounce their crimes and deter others, a special prosecutor said Tuesday. Peter Wilson recommended Winston Blackmore serve between 90 days and six months in jail and James Oler one month to 90 days, telling Justice Sheri Ann Donegan of the B.C. Supreme Court: “They are both,…

Well kids, your dad is a convicted criminal. And no, our info has it that your mothers have supported you with their menial jobs due to their lack of education and/or you have gone to work as soon as you could to support yourselves. WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO HIS SENTENCING. WE WANT THE WORLD TO KNOW THAT POLYGAMY IS NOT WELCOME HERE; AND, IT IS ILLEGAL IN CANADA! NM Some of polygamist Winston Blackmore’s 149 children make video asking he not go to jail Salt Lake Tribune April 26, 2018 By Nate Carlisle With his sentencing date approaching, children…

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The following is the most succinct, precise definition of a cult and the repercussions of leaving cult life, I have ever read.  I am a member of the International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA) and applaud the work they do around the world.  Most of my blogging information comes from Info-Secte, an…

http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/07/27/the-most-and-least-racially-diverse-u-s-religious-groups/

Fawn Brodie’s book No Man Knows My History: The Story of Joseph Smith was censored by the LDS as a book of lies about the founder of Mormonism.  Emma Smith was so incensed over her husband’s philandering, she took her children and moved across the street in Nauvoo, Il.  That’s…

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Daphne Bramham and the Vancouver Sun has been second to none in their research on the origins of Bountiful.  And the redacted list of underaged girls trafficked for sex by the FLDS was sent to me by a social worker working on the case in Texas when they put Jeffs…

You’ll have to get a cup of coffee, tea, hot chocolate or Postum to digest this article.  Excellent research; and, of course, I want to buy the book.    Although, this material is from diaries of long ago, the diaries of today’s polygamous wives read the same as illustrated in Keep…

I received a faxed copy of this article today.  When I went to the Creston Valley Advance to find the article, strangely it was deleted from the paper’s archives.  BUT it is out there all over the internet!  HOORAY!  HURRAH!!  It looks like the young people will be able to say…

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