by Chino Blanco, Fri Dec 04, 2009 at 01:51:41 AM EST
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DAVID v. GOLIATH PRODUCTIONS announced this week that their new and highly anticipated documentary, 8: THE MORMON PROPOSITION, a film by Reed Cowan& narrated by Oscar-winning writer of MILK, Dustin Lance Black, will debut its world premiere at the world renowned SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL in January 2010.
by Chino Blanco, Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 04:30:38 AM EST
UPDATE: West Ridge Academy is licensed by the State of Utah, and their license is up for renewal this month.
We received an e-mail reply from L.J. Dustman at the Utah Department of Human Services, Office of Licensing.
The appropriate contacts are:
Bonnie Stuver ( BJSTUVER at utah.gov), and her supervisor
Jeffery Harris ( JHARRIS at utah.gov)
Republished with author's permission
Further info atMormon Gulag
This story is about Eric Norwood's personal experiences at a place called The Utah Boys Ranch, which models itself as a "tough-love" prep-school, but while Eric was there, he witnessed some unbelievable atrocities. It is a Mormon-funded and staffed facility, and religious indoctrination is a fundamental aspect of the school. There was sexual, physical, and emotional abuse, suicide, staff corruption, and escape. A major Utah political figure, Senator Chris Buttars, was the executive director while Eric was there.
This is Eric's story: