Elizabeth Smart http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Elizabeth Smart en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:19:56 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Elizabeth Smart talks forgiveness and pressing forward during speech at Boston College http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601163/Elizabeth-Smart-talks-forgiveness-and-pressing-forward-during-speech-at-Boston-College.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601163/Elizabeth-Smart-talks-forgiveness-and-pressing-forward-during-speech-at-Boston-College.html Elizabeth Smart made an appearance at Boston College last Thursday and spoke during the school's Care About Rape Education... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:10:00 MDT Utah lawmakers pass bill allowing DNA sampling upon felony bookings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598577/Utah-lawmakers-pass-bill-allowing-DNA-sampling-upon-felony-bookings.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598577/Utah-lawmakers-pass-bill-allowing-DNA-sampling-upon-felony-bookings.html State lawmakers approved a law that would allow police in Utah to collect DNA samples from people booked into jail on any... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:17:47 MDT Letter: Smart move http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588552/Letter-Smart-move.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588552/Letter-Smart-move.html Tom Smart has donated every penny of his book's profit to the Rape Recovery Center in Salt Lake City. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Doug Robinson: The other side of the Smart story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588383/The-other-side-of-the-Smart-story.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588383/The-other-side-of-the-Smart-story.html In her new book, Elizabeth Smart gives a gripping account of life as a kidnap victim/slave, walking us through the filthy... Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:50:00 MDT Rep. Chris Stewart talks about helping to write Elizabeth Smart's memoir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587864/Rep-Chris-Stewart-talks-about-helping-to-write-Elizabeth-Smarts-memoir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587864/Rep-Chris-Stewart-talks-about-helping-to-write-Elizabeth-Smarts-memoir.html Ten years after being kidnapping and rescued, Elizabeth Smart is publishing a memoir about her experience with the help of... Mon, 07 Oct 2013 11:20:00 MDT Elizabeth Smart details kidnapping in new memoir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639419/Elizabeth-Smart-details-kidnapping-in-new-memoir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639419/Elizabeth-Smart-details-kidnapping-in-new-memoir.html Minutes after 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was snatched from her bedroom in the dead of night, a police cruiser idled by along... Mon, 07 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Elizabeth Smart calls rescue of Ohio women a miracle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579625/Elizabeth-Smart-calls-rescue-of-Ohio-women-a-miracle.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579625/Elizabeth-Smart-calls-rescue-of-Ohio-women-a-miracle.html Elizabeth Smart's advice for the three newly free women: "I would want them so much to know that nothing that anybody else... Wed, 08 May 2013 10:09:22 MDT Elizabeth Smart speaks at human trafficking forum, emphasizes teaching children that they matter http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628943/Elizabeth-Smart-speaks-at-human-trafficking-forum-emphasizes-teaching-children-that-they-matter.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628943/Elizabeth-Smart-speaks-at-human-trafficking-forum-emphasizes-teaching-children-that-they-matter.html During a human trafficking forum on Wednesday, May 1, Salt Lake native Elizabeth Smart spoke candidly about her nine months... Tue, 07 May 2013 09:00:00 MDT Elizabeth Smart: Shame traps victims of abuse, trafficking http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579570/Elizabeth-Smart-Shame-traps-victims-of-abuse-trafficking.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579570/Elizabeth-Smart-Shame-traps-victims-of-abuse-trafficking.html Let children know they "will always have value and nothing can change that," Elizabeth Smart said in a human-trafficking... Tue, 07 May 2013 06:50:00 MDT Davis businesswomen raise $16K to fund Amber Alert efforts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575810/Davis-businesswomen-raise-16K-to-fund-Amber-Alert-efforts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575810/Davis-businesswomen-raise-16K-to-fund-Amber-Alert-efforts.html A large group of women gathered Thursday in a sunny room at the Oakridge Country Club for a luncheon to celebrate their best... Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:40:00 MDT Congressman-elect writing Elizabeth Smart's memoir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567381/Congressman-elect-writing-Elizabeth-Smarts-memoir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567381/Congressman-elect-writing-Elizabeth-Smarts-memoir.html Elizabeth Smart's memoir is being written by a congressman-elect from Utah, Chris Stewart, who has authored books with... Fri, 23 Nov 2012 16:34:03 MST Elizabeth Smart to tell story of kidnapping in upcoming memoir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567305/Elizabeth-Smart-to-tell-story-of-kidnapping-in-upcoming-memoir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567305/Elizabeth-Smart-to-tell-story-of-kidnapping-in-upcoming-memoir.html Ten years after her kidnapping in 2002, Elizabeth Smart will tell her story for the first time in writing, according to the... Wed, 21 Nov 2012 13:05:00 MST Elizabeth Smart praises Penn State for conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614243/Elizabeth-Smart-praises-Penn-State-for-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614243/Elizabeth-Smart-praises-Penn-State-for-conference.html Former kidnapping and sexual-abuse victim Elizabeth Smart has praised Penn State for a conference on child sexual abuse and... Tue, 30 Oct 2012 16:24:53 MDT Child abductions from homes 'exceptionally' rare, expert says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558906/Child-abductions-from-homes-exceptionally-rare-expert-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558906/Child-abductions-from-homes-exceptionally-rare-expert-says.html While home abductions are a parent's worst fear, they don't happen often, according to the National Center for Missing and... Wed, 11 Jul 2012 20:03:58 MDT Elizabeth Smart Kidnapping: An interactive timeline http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765580777/Elizabeth-Smart-Kidnapping-An-interactive-timeline.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765580777/Elizabeth-Smart-Kidnapping-An-interactive-timeline.html Tue, 05 Jun 2012 00:00:00 MDT Ten-year anniversary: 'Everything changed after Elizabeth,' law enforcement says of missing children cases http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556927/Ten-year-anniversary-Everything-changed-after-Elizabeth-law-enforcement-says-of-missing-children.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865556927/Ten-year-anniversary-Everything-changed-after-Elizabeth-law-enforcement-says-of-missing-children.html Ten years ago Tuesday was the start of what would become one of the most infamous crimes in Utah history. Mon, 04 Jun 2012 22:07:02 MDT Elizabeth Smart speaking out and helping others heal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765567788/Elizabeth-Smart-speaking-out-and-helping-others-heal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765567788/Elizabeth-Smart-speaking-out-and-helping-others-heal.html Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:39:55 MDT Rape victim says she's ready to reclaim her life http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552923/Rape-victim-says-shes-ready-to-reclaim-her-life.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552923/Rape-victim-says-shes-ready-to-reclaim-her-life.html Rebecca Mills had just turned 16 when she became Jason Higgins' first victim. She was raped at knifepoint in the alley of a... Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:18:20 MDT Elizabeth Smart praises girl who escaped kidnapper http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558714/Elizabeth-Smart-praises-girl-who-escaped-kidnapper.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558714/Elizabeth-Smart-praises-girl-who-escaped-kidnapper.html Elizabeth Smart says a Colorado girl showed rare courage when she escaped from a kidnapper by calling 911 from a store. Sun, 11 Mar 2012 14:44:43 MDT Readers' forum: Elizabeth Smart's past http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554719/Elizabeth-Smarts-past.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554719/Elizabeth-Smarts-past.html A recent article mentioned Elizabeth Smart's marriage to a wonderful guy in the Hawaii temple ("Elizabeth Smart marries in... Tue, 28 Feb 2012 00:00:00 MST Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Elizabeth Smart says 'Yes to the Dress' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550727/Elizabeth-Smart-says-Yes-to-the-Dress.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550727/Elizabeth-Smart-says-Yes-to-the-Dress.html Of all the “ridiculous” (according to my father-in-law) reality shows I seem to be in denial of having an... Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:13:14 MST People magazine to publish Elizabeth Smart wedding photos http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550604/People-magazine-to-publish-Elizabeth-Smart-wedding-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550604/People-magazine-to-publish-Elizabeth-Smart-wedding-photos.html The bride wore a white dress. The groom a traditional Scottish kilt. People magazine has the exclusive photos from Elizabeth... Wed, 22 Feb 2012 12:07:32 MST Elizabeth Smart marries in Hawaiian Mormon temple http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550426/Elizabeth-Smart-marries-in-Hawaiian-Mormon-temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550426/Elizabeth-Smart-marries-in-Hawaiian-Mormon-temple.html Elizabeth Smart and Matthew Gilmour were married Saturday at the Laie Hawaii Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of... Sat, 18 Feb 2012 22:54:54 MST Elizabeth Smart is engaged; summer wedding planned http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397732/Elizabeth-Smart-is-engaged-summer-wedding-planned.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397732/Elizabeth-Smart-is-engaged-summer-wedding-planned.html Elizabeth Smart is engaged to marry, a family spokesman confirmed Friday. Fri, 20 Jan 2012 17:25:46 MST Prosecution team in Elizabeth Smart kidnapping case receive DOJ award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395608/Prosecution-team-in-Elizabeth-Smart-kidnapping-case-receive-DOJ-award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395608/Prosecution-team-in-Elizabeth-Smart-kidnapping-case-receive-DOJ-award.html Fri, 09 Dec 2011 15:27:32 MST 'My heart is broken' for victims of Penn State child sex abuse scandal, Elizabeth Smart says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394292/My-heart-is-broken-for-victims-of-Penn-State-child-sex-abuse-scandal-Elizabeth-Smart-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394292/My-heart-is-broken-for-victims-of-Penn-State-child-sex-abuse-scandal-Elizabeth-Smart-says.html Kidnapping victim turned child advocate Elizabeth Smart said her heart was broken when she learned of the victims of the Penn... Mon, 14 Nov 2011 14:47:24 MST Panel weighs publicity surrounding Smart kidnapping case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392425/Panel-weighs-publicity-surrounding-Smart-kidnapping-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705392425/Panel-weighs-publicity-surrounding-Smart-kidnapping-case.html Wed, 12 Oct 2011 22:35:17 MDT Elizabeth Smart is keynote speaker at Crimes Against Children Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700169426/Elizabeth-Smart-is-keynote-speaker-at-Crimes-Against-Children-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700169426/Elizabeth-Smart-is-keynote-speaker-at-Crimes-Against-Children-Conference.html Elizabeth Smart, who was kidnapped in 2002 and missing for nine months, was in Dallas on Monday to tell law enforcement... Mon, 08 Aug 2011 22:35:13 MDT State charges against Brian David Mitchell dismissed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376120/State-charges-against-Brian-David-Mitchell-dismissed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376120/State-charges-against-Brian-David-Mitchell-dismissed.html Tue, 12 Jul 2011 14:06:50 MDT Jaycee Dugard's story of survival giving victims courage to speak about abuse http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376091/Jaycee-Dugards-story-of-survival-giving-victims-courage-to-speak-about-abuse.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376091/Jaycee-Dugards-story-of-survival-giving-victims-courage-to-speak-about-abuse.html Mon, 11 Jul 2011 17:48:09 MDT Mitchell will not appeal his conviction, sentence for kidnapping Elizabeth Smart http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376077/Mitchell-will-not-appeal-his-conviction-sentence-for-kidnapping-Elizabeth-Smart.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705376077/Mitchell-will-not-appeal-his-conviction-sentence-for-kidnapping-Elizabeth-Smart.html Mon, 11 Jul 2011 15:49:33 MDT Elizabeth Smart to work as ABC commentator http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375900/Elizabeth-Smart-to-work-as-ABC-commentator.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375900/Elizabeth-Smart-to-work-as-ABC-commentator.html Thu, 07 Jul 2011 20:13:33 MDT Elizabeth Smart to join ABC for missing-persons insight http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700149961/Elizabeth-Smart-to-join-ABC-for-missing-persons-insight.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700149961/Elizabeth-Smart-to-join-ABC-for-missing-persons-insight.html Elizabeth Smart has apparently accepted a job as ABC's new expert on what families of missing persons go through for Good... Thu, 07 Jul 2011 08:43:46 MDT Deseret News honored for coverage of Elizabeth Smart kidnapping trial, other awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375485/Deseret-News-honored-for-coverage-of-Elizabeth-Smart-kidnapping-trial-other-awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375485/Deseret-News-honored-for-coverage-of-Elizabeth-Smart-kidnapping-trial-other-awards.html SALT LAKE CITY — The Deseret News' coverage of the Elizabeth Smart kidnapping trial earned the newspaper top honors for... Thu, 30 Jun 2011 18:07:57 MDT Prosecutors move to drop state charges against Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375376/Prosecutors-move-to-drop-state-charges-against-Elizabeth-Smarts-kidnapper.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705375376/Prosecutors-move-to-drop-state-charges-against-Elizabeth-Smarts-kidnapper.html Wed, 29 Jun 2011 11:02:54 MDT Judge grants Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper more time to consider appeal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705374053/Judge-grants-Elizabeth-Smarts-kidnapper-more-time-to-consider-appeal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705374053/Judge-grants-Elizabeth-Smarts-kidnapper-more-time-to-consider-appeal.html Tue, 07 Jun 2011 12:27:10 MDT Newsweek: Elizabeth Smart 'saved by her faith' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141963/Newsweek-Elizabeth-Smart-saved-by-her-faith.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141963/Newsweek-Elizabeth-Smart-saved-by-her-faith.html In Newsweek's new multi-story, multi-page package on the LDS Church and its members, Elizabeth Smart provides as much a face... Mon, 06 Jun 2011 11:31:17 MDT Readers' forum: Thank you, Elizabeth http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700140463/Thank-you-Elizabeth.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700140463/Thank-you-Elizabeth.html I am awestruck by Elizabeth Smart. She has again demonstrated courage and poise by facing Brian David Mitchell. She told her... Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:00:00 MDT In our opinion: Elizabeth Smart's case finds closure at last http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700139038/Elizabeth-Smarts-case-finds-closure-at-last.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700139038/Elizabeth-Smarts-case-finds-closure-at-last.html Elizabeth Smart, her family and the entire state of Utah could have asked for no greater moment of closure than this: Having... Thu, 26 May 2011 12:33:54 MDT Quotes from Brian David Mitchell's sentencing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138931/Quotes-from-Brian-David-Mitchells-sentencing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138931/Quotes-from-Brian-David-Mitchells-sentencing.html Brian David Mitchell was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for kidnapping and raping Elizabeth Smart. The following are... Thu, 26 May 2011 00:49:52 MDT Readers' forum: The final insult http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138833/The-final-insult.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138833/The-final-insult.html After all Elizabeth Smart has gone through, now comes the final insult. The attorneys for Brian David Mitchell question... Thu, 26 May 2011 00:00:00 MDT Brian David Mitchell's life sentence is 'beginning of a very beautiful chapter,' Elizabeth Smart says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373351/Brian-David-Mitchells-life-sentence-is-beginning-of-a-very-beautiful-chapter-Elizabeth-Smart.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705373351/Brian-David-Mitchells-life-sentence-is-beginning-of-a-very-beautiful-chapter-Elizabeth-Smart.html "Today is the ending of a very long chapter and the beginning of a very beautiful chapter for me," proclaimed a smiling... Wed, 25 May 2011 19:42:28 MDT Former street preacher gets life in Smart case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138818/Former-street-preacher-gets-life-in-Smart-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138818/Former-street-preacher-gets-life-in-Smart-case.html Nearly nine years after she was abducted at knifepoint from her bed, Elizabeth Smart watched Wednesday without showing any... Wed, 25 May 2011 18:01:33 MDT