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One Year Later: Inside the Polygamist Ranch Raid
This AP news clip provides a glimpse into the YFZ Ranch a year after it was raided on a tip that young girls were being sexually abused and forced into marriage to older men.
The community consists of polygamist husband Warren Jeffs and his 58 wives and 439 children. The families living in the YFZ Ranch live a different lifestyle than the majority of people living in the U.S. What are group norms? How do the YFZ Ranch families group norms differ from yours?