Stories tagged: Elizabeth Smart
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Lawmaker withdraws anti-porn bill, citing ‘dubious origins’
A proposal that would have required a filter for online pornography that could be lifted with a $20 fee was withdrawn Tuesday by a lawmaker who cited its “dubious origins.”
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 12:51 p.m.
Docu-drama reveals true story of abduction
It was 15 years ago that the teenager Elizabeth Smart was abducted from her home in Utah in the middle of the night. The true version of that ordeal will …
Tue., May 22, 2012
Smart shares her life’s low and highs
More than 2,100 people greeted Elizabeth Smart with a standing ovation at the 20th annual Women Helping Women Fund luncheon on Monday. Smart, who was abducted from her Utah home …
Thu., May 17, 2012
Women Helping Women Fund celebrates 20 years
The Women Helping Women Fund will celebrate its 20th anniversary at its annual luncheon Monday. In two decades, it has raised $5.4 million and given grants to 350 programs that …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2011, 10:16 a.m.
Elizabeth Smart is Women Helping Women speaker
Elizabeth Smart, who was kidnapped as a child and now advocates worldwide for children’s safety, will be the 2012 Women Helping Women Fund Luncheon speaker in Spokane May 21.
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010, 9:42 a.m.
Jury convicts Smart kidnapper, rejects insanity
A jury found a rambling street preacher guilty Friday of the 2002 kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart in a case that has tugged at hearts around the nation ever since the …