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Polygamy and Jeffs / Colorado City, Arizona / A Discussion #1021602

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, May 09, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Colorado City, Arizona: Gary Tuchman) The reporter's previous attempts to interview people in Colorado City, Arizona, a town ruled by the FLDS polygamous sect led by imprisoned leader Warren Jeffs, reviewed; details given of state law about police in the town that has led to decertification, but not a disbanding. [Private investigator Sam BROWER†, Mohave County investigator Gary ENGELS†, Arizona Representative Nancy McLAIN††, kicked out of FLDS David BISTLINE†- comment on the situation there in Colorado City.] [Mohave County prosecutor Matt SMITH†- talks about law enforcement agencies.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Gary Tuchman and Phoenix reporter Michael Watkiss about the FLDS in Arizona. [TUCHMAN - explains the lack of "normal" life in Colorado City.] [Voice of WATKISS†- says this is an example of moral bankruptcy on the part of Arizona leaders; explains why he calls for the decertification of the corrupt police department.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary

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