Rebuilding life after leaving a polygamist sect
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly called the Mormon church, practiced polygamy until 1904 shortly after Utah was admitted into the union as a state. While the main LDS church abandoned polygamy, some offshoots maintained the practice. The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, or FLDS, emerged in 1929 precisely because of the LDS’ abandonment of polygamy. This video tells the story of one family––comprised of many wives––who are trying to rebuild their lives after their husband was arrested.
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