The Canadian Press

2014-08-13 | Bountiful-Charges

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A special prosecutor approved polygamy charges against Winston Blackmore and James Oler, leaders of an isolated religious sect in Bountiful, B.C. Oler was also charged with unlawfully removing a child from Canada for sexual purposes. It was the latest step in a series of investigations and failed attempts at prosecutions dating back to the early 1990s. Canadian Press reporter Terri Theodore had this report.

Date: 2014-08-13
Placeline: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 36 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the seas criminal justice branch says Winston Blackmore and James older both face the same polygamy charges they were accused of in two thousand and nine that were thrown out by a court older and two others are also accused of removing children from Canada with the intention of sexual interference Wally opal BC's Attorney General at the time of the failed prosecution is pleased but says it's still up to the crown to prove the case under curfew because I've always felt there was enough evidence there to lay charges the allegation against Winston Blackmore alleges he practiced a kind of conjugal union with two dozen women it or the Canadian press Vancouver >>

Clip ID: 20140813CPCN004