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Melissa Eliss (Vice-President)

My name is Melissa Ellis. I am 34 years old. My first attempt to escape from the polygamy lifestyle was at the age of 17. My family found me and forced me back home, my life was a cage. I went to school with other members and was kept track of. After school i would be taken to work surrounded by other members, then taken home surrounded by my family. I got married at the age of 18 my husband was 26 years old. I was then required moved from SLC to Huntington UT and assigned a job to work at the kingston coal mine. I wasn’t allowed a phone, we had no internet or cable tv……