JESSOP - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Water rights in polygamous Utah town auctioned for $20,000 <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Water rights in polygamous Utah town auctioned for $20,000</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-28T21:51:20.19-06:00">Updated May 28, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Willie Jessop, who obtained a $30 million judgment against leaders of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, used some of that money to buy water rights in Hildale last week. Jessop’s lawyer, Mark James, said his client used $20,000 credit from the judgment to buy water belonging to Twin Cities Improvement Association. That association has been controlled by thepolygamous FLDS church. A listing with the Utah Division of Water Rights shows Twin City Improvement owns r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Wed, 28 May 2014 21:51:20 MDT