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The raid on the FLDS compound had all the markings of a Ruby Ridge or a Waco, without the fatalities, at least so far. Each of these groups had a deep distrust of the government, and in each case the government proved the misgivings of these U.S. citizens well founded.

It’s far past time that local and federal law enforcement created and then adhered to stringent guidelines when dealing with cults.  Its also past time that the criminal justice system enforced all child protection laws, not just those that are the most titillating.

 

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Cameron Salisbury is a biostatistician, epidemiologist and grant writer living in Atlanta.

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These people are not Catholics....! Every one know... by Susan Nelsen on Thursday, May 1, 2008 at 12:55:32 PM
They were just practicing an old peasant custom.... by John Hanks on Thursday, May 1, 2008 at 7:45:40 PM
is to legalise polygamy and simply stop the o... by Michael Price on Friday, May 2, 2008 at 5:14:49 AM