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Warren Jeffs bigamy trial delay possible

Published March 27, 2012 7:19 am

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Prosecutors in Texas filed this week to delay his upcoming bigamy trial, citing his lack of an attorney and life prison sentence that would make him 100 before he became eligible for parole. Read the motion here: page 1 and page 2 Also this week, Jeffs filed two new revelations in Schleicher County. They seem to speak directly to the court and prosecutors and are dated in October. Read them here: page 1 page 2 page 3

(This blog is starting to fill up with Warren Jeffs' revelations.) Meanwhile, tomorrow marks the reported deadline for FLDS people to be "re-baptized" under Jeffs' newly restrictive rules or be excommunicated. See my story about the end of the year deadline here. The people I've talked to aren't expecting many fireworks in Colorado City-Hildale, but we'll see what happens. Happy new year everyone. See you in 2012.

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