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Polygamy in America / Jeffs / The Police #847114

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 13, 2006
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Hildale, Utah: Gary Tuchman) How the police in the fundamentalist Mormon towns of Hildale, Utah & Colorado City, Arizona, favor the dominating polygamist sect featured; scenes shown of police chasing off the CNN crew & refusing to talk to the media; details given about polygamist leader Warren Jeffs, who is now in jail on criminal charges, & how he is viewed. [Mohave County investigator Gary ENGELS†- says the police officers are enforcers for the FLDS church.] [Utah OFFICIAL - says we are looking into a dereliction of duty incident.] A letter to Jeffs from police Chief Fred Barlow quoted. The state investigations of the two police forces & the reporter's view of how he has been treated discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary
Duration:
00:04:40

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