With Warren Jeffs being moved to a solitary Texas prison cell today, it seems as good a time as any to launch the Jeffs trial coverage summary I've been putting together. It should be a good quick-reference guide and another step on my own (long) road to self-organization.
Also today, David Darger and Jake Barlow were arraigned on multiple misuse of public money charges in Arizona.
Immediate preview stories:
Trial Day Two 7/26/11 Jury chosen
Trial Day Three 07/27/11 Motion to suppress raid evidence denied
Trial Day Four 07/28/11 Jeffs fires attorneys, then sits silently
Trial Day Five 07/29/11 "Polygamist 'prophet' Jeffs warns court of divine wrath"
Trial Day Six 08/01/11 DNA evidence presented in case of 15-year-old victim
Trial Day Seven 08/02/11 Prosecutors play recordings of Jeffs' "trainings" to wives
Trial Day Eight 08/03/11 Audiotape of assault on 12-year-old played, defense begins
Trial Day Nine 08/04/11 Jeffs found guilty
- Sentencing begins immediately
Trial Day Ten 08/05/11 First full day of sentencing: Jeffs delivers "revelation," asks to leave
Trial Day Eleven 08/06/11 Second day of sentencing (Saturday) Brent Jeffs testified he was molested by Jeffs