Polygamist compound raided in Texas

The 1,691-acre YFZ Ranch, which stands for Yearning for Zion, stands in Eldorado, Texas. Authorities who raided the polygamist sect's compound April 3 found numerous underage girls who were pregnant, and interviewed others who told of being forced into marriage when they reached childbearing age. All the children were taken by the state.
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( Tony Gutierrez / Associated Press / April 8, 2008 )

The 1,691-acre YFZ Ranch, which stands for Yearning for Zion, stands in Eldorado, Texas. Authorities who raided the polygamist sect's compound April 3 found numerous underage girls who were pregnant, and interviewed others who told of being forced into marriage when they reached childbearing age. All the children were taken by the state.

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