Harvest Prude

Harvest is a reporter for WORLD based in Washington, D.C.

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Utah considers decriminalizing polygamy

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/19/20, 12:36 pm

The Utah state Senate unanimously voted Tuesday to ease the penalties for polygamy. The bill would treat the practice as an infraction similar to a parking ticket with punishment limited to a maximum $750 fine and community service hours. The bill now moves to Utah’s House of Representatives.

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Cab driver goes above and beyond

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/17/20, 10:55 am

Alarm bells began to go off in cab driver Rajbir Singh’s head two weeks ago when his elderly passenger told him she was headed to the bank to withdraw a large amount of cash. He tried to convince the 92-year-old Roseville, Calif., woman that the person who called her asking for $25,000 to pay off a debt to the IRS was a scammer.

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Barr bemoans Trump tweets

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/14/20, 12:23 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump’s prolific social media presence may cause problems for the Justice Department. “I think it’s time to stop the tweeting about Department of Justice criminal cases,” Attorney General William Barr said about the president during an interview with ABC News on Thursday.

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