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    Texas attorney general seeks to seize polygamist ranch

    http://www.cnn.com/2012/11/28/justic...iref=allsearch


    Texas attorney general seeks to seize polygamist ranch

    By the CNN Wire Staff
    updated 10:09 AM EST, Thu November 29, 2012

    (CNN) -- The Texas Attorney General's Office said Wednesday that it has started legal proceedings to seize the 1,600-acre ranch where prosecutors say polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs and others sexually abused children.

    Greg Abbott's office said the move marks the final chapter of a nearly five-year effort to pursue widespread criminal misconduct charges at the Yearning for Zion ranch near Eldorado, Texas....

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    What happened to the 400 children who were taken away from the compound? In a case of this scale where would you house everyone? It seems really disheartening to think they all of them would get shuffled around into a bunch of foster homes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zoegoobs1229 View Post
    What happened to the 400 children who were taken away from the compound? In a case of this scale where would you house everyone? It seems really disheartening to think they all of them would get shuffled around into a bunch of foster homes.
    Most of them were returned. Some of the mothers left the compound with the kids. They're scattered all over the place.
    For Elizabeth, a minor child, a victim. Thank God she is home!

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