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Tony Alamo Convicted: Cult Leader's Rape and Sexual Assault Charges

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By Javier Lavagnino, Esq. on July 24, 2009 1:55 PM

The following post and materials were written and compiled by Joel Zand of FindLaw:

Religious cult leader Bernie Lazar Hoffman a/k/a Tony Alamo, was convicted by a federal jury on charges of rape, sexual assault, and carnal abuse with girls when they were as young as 8, 11, and 12 years-old, and transporting them across state lines.

Show below are copies of a detailed criminal complaint with an FBI affidavit detailing conduct he was charged with, and an indictment filed in June 2009:

Tony Alamo's criminal complaint and FBI affidavit
(Warning: allegations are graphic; document partially redacted):

Tony Alamo's Superseding Indictment


 

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