Warren Jeffs' compound is being seized by the state of Texas.
The compound where cult leader Warren Jeffs sexually abused underage girls is to be seized by the state of Texas, a judge ruled on Monday.
The vast Yearning For Zion ranch, owned by the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints, is being seized following an order which claimed the property was used to commit crimes.
Leader of the ranch Jeffs is serving a life sentence for the sexual abuse of two girls aged 12 and 15, who he claimed were his 'spiritual brides'.
Jeff's is serving a life sentence in a Texas prison.