Elizabeth Smart

Utah lawmakers pass bill allowing DNA sampling upon felony bookings

State lawmakers approved a law that would allow police in Utah to collect DNA samples from people booked into jail on any felony charge. Read more »

March 13, 2014

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Letter: Smart move

Tom Smart has donated every penny of his book's profit to the Rape Recovery Center in Salt Lake City. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2013

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The other side of the Smart story

In her new book, Elizabeth Smart gives a gripping account of life as a kidnap victim/slave, walking us through the filthy camps, the physical and mental abuse and the... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2013


Rep. Chris Stewart talks about helping to write Elizabeth Smart's memoir

Ten years after being kidnapping and rescued, Elizabeth Smart is publishing a memoir about her experience with the help of author and Utah Congressman Chris Stewart. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


Elizabeth Smart details kidnapping in new memoir

Minutes after 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was snatched from her bedroom in the dead of night, a police cruiser idled by along a neighborhood street as she was forced... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


Elizabeth Smart calls rescue of Ohio women a miracle

Elizabeth Smart's advice for the three newly free women: "I would want them so much to know that nothing that anybody else can do to them will ever diminish their value." Read more »

May 8, 2013


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