Religion in Society

Jail Force Feeding Polygamist Sect Leader Warren Jeffs

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An Arizona jail is force feeding polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs in order to keep him alive. Jeffs, 53, is the leader of the fundamentalist Mormon sect and is currently serving two life sentences for rape convictions. He is facing additional charges related to his marriages to several underage girls.

Doctors say that without medical intervention Jeffs death could be imminent.