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Polygamy / Jeffs Capture / Fischer, Llewellyn Interviews #837704

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 30, 2006
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Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs' philosophy on men & women quoted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with former FLDS followers Dr. Dan Fischer & author John Llewellyn about the meaning of Jeffs' capture for the FLDS. [LLEWELLYN - says Jeffs will try to run the cult from behind bars & the people will follow the prophet; suggests Jeffs could become a martyr.] [FISCHER - calls this a milestone for members to reconsider their lives; speculates on how Jeffs will react to be behind bars; cites the reaction of the "lost boys" to the prophet's arrest.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:04:50

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