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Incest Trial Sheds Light on Polygamy in Utah

A trial "not about polygamy" has brought attention to the practice. The recent incest conviction of David Kingston brought a dramatic finale to a story that has been unfolding over the past year.

Polygamist Convicted of Incest

Polygamist David Ortell Kingston was convicted Thursday of incest and unlawful sex, apparently ending the legal troubles facing the secretive Kingston clan. Kingston still faces sentencing of up to five years in prison for each crime.

`A Perry Mason Moment'

The incest "Plural Marriage" trial of David Kingston has had a "Perry Mason" moment last Wednesday.

Polygamist Charged With Incest Going on Trial Today

Utah Polygamist, David O. Kingston is currently standing trial accused of three felony counts of incest and one count of unlawful sexual contact, as the result of taking his niece as his 15th wife and having sex with her.




Other Articles about Other Mormon Churches

Polygamist Stands Trial for Incest

Associated Press 1Jun99

Polygamist Convicted of Incest

Associated Press 4Jun99

Polygamy practices under fire in Utah

AustBC News 6Jun99

Polygamist charged with incest faces

Birmingham AL News (AP) 1Jun99

Polygamist charged with incest goes on

Caspar WY Tribune (AP) 1Jun99

Anti-polygamy group says conviction

Caspar WY Tribune (AP) 6Jun99

Kingston trial getting under way

Deseret News (AP) 1Jun99

Kingston trial getting under way

Deseret News (AP) 1Jun99

Kingston trial getting under way

Deseret News (AP) 1Jun99

Member of polygamist clan stands trial on

Fox News (AP) 1Jun99

Uncle is found

Houston TX Chronicle (Los Angeles Times) 5Jun99

Polygamist Convicted of Incest

Las Vegas NV Sun (AP) 3Jun99

Incest Trial Sheds Light on Polygamy in

Los Angeles Times 4Jun99

Incest Trial Sheds Light on Polygamy in

Los Angeles Times 4Jun99

Mormon found guilty of sex with niece

Manchester UK Guardian 5Jun99

Polygamist Stands Trial for

Minneapolis MN Star Tribune (AP) 1Jun99

JURY CONVICTS UTAH MAN WHO HAD

New Orleans LA Times-Picayune 6Jun99

Polygamist Is Convicted of Incest

New York Times 4Jun99

Polygamist Charged With Incest Going on

Salt Lake Tribune 1Jun99

Polygamist Charged With Incest Going on

Salt Lake Tribune 1Jun99

Anti-Polygamy Group

San Diego CA Daily Transcript (AP) 4Jun99

Utah polygamist

San Jose CA Mercury News (Los Angeles Times) 4Jun99

Member of polygamist clan stands trial

USA Today (AP) 2Jun99

Polygamist Stands Trial for

Waco TX Tribune-Herald (AP) 1Jun99


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