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SALT LAKE CITY | Mormon church wants 1984 rape case against leader tossed out

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit accusing leaders of brushing aside rape allegations against a former missionary training center director dating from 1984. Many people who could have testified about what happened in the 1980s have died or have only cloudy memories, leaving the faith … Continue reading SALT LAKE CITY | Mormon church wants 1984 rape case against leader tossed out

SALT LAKE CITY | Child of Utah family with TV show dies after house fire

SALT LAKE CITY | April 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Police say a 2-year-old boy whose polygamous family is featured on a reality TV show has died following a fire in a southeastern Utah home. The Deseret News reports Adonija Foster died of smoke inhalation Saturday after a fire ignited in the room where he was sleeping. … Continue reading SALT LAKE CITY | Child of Utah family with TV show dies after house fire

Maine resident Jesus Christ sends letter to Oprah Winfrey

WATERBORO, Maine LONDON/March 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Jesus Christ, who lives in Maine, says she didn’t know Oprah Winfrey was asking for a sign from God about running for president when she sent a letter to the television magnate. WGME-TV reports 83-year-old Jesus Christ in northern Waterboro says she began a letter writing campaign 50 … Continue reading Maine resident Jesus Christ sends letter to Oprah Winfrey

Imagine Dragons front man advocates for LGBT Mormons in film

PARK CITY, Utah /January 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Mormon front man of the rock band Imagine Dragons hopes the Sundance Film Festival documentary that follows his journey to becoming an advocate for LGBT Mormon youth triggers real change by his church’s leaders and puts an end to what he calls “shaming” of gay and lesbian … Continue reading Imagine Dragons front man advocates for LGBT Mormons in film