The world will end this Sunday, on the birthday of Joseph Smith, the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement. Or so warns the imprisoned polygamist leader of FLDS.
December 20, 2012 | by Sonia Smith
Texas Monthly writers Katy Vine and Sonia Smith watched “Outlaw Prophet,” the new Lifetime movie based on the life of FLDS leader, and it was actually pretty good.
Last year’s child custody battle between the State of Texas and a fundamentalist Mormon sect prompted many people to wonder how 437 kids could have been ripped away from their parents. When the criminal trials of a dozen sect members get under way this month, the question may become, Was it really safe to send them home?
October 1, 2009 | by Katy Vine | Feature