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Polygamy / Jeffs Trial / A Discussion #998541

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011
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(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) The jury selection in the trial of polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs reported; details given about his prior trial whose outcome was overturned.

(Colorado City, Arizona; Gary Tuchman) What Jeffs is up to while in jail reviewed; photos shown of Jeffs kissing young girls. [Texas sheriffs David DORAN†, Jeff GARNER†- comment on the cost of Jeffs' phone calls.] [Former Jeffs follower Willie JESSOP - says Jeffs is a molester.] [Royal Canadian Mounted Police Dan MOSKALUK†- talks about he exploitation of children for sex.] [In Arizona, Jeffs FLDS FOLLOWER - says she wants sister wives when she marries.]

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) Live discussion held with KTVK reporter Michael Watkiss† about Jeffs. [From San Angelo, Texas, WATKISS - says they {FLDS community} have been marrying these underage girls for years: it is a closed culture where no one marries until Jeffs tells them to do so.]

Gupta, Sanjay

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