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Resource ID: #15233
Subject: Cults
Source: ABC News Primetime Live
Date: March 25, August 26, 1998



This piece chronicled four sets of parents' agonizing search for sons who suddenly vanished from their lives after joining one of the most bizarre and secretive cults in America. Through dogged surveillance and vigilant source-development, Primetime found several Locations where members of the elusive, nomadic group were living; persuaded members to talk; and even located, videotaped an briefly spoke to the leader, Jim Roberts, who had eluded public exposure for 20 years.

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