The fathers at Zion Ranch

The Houston Chronicle reported today that it is likely that criminal charges will be brought against the husband(s) of the underage pregnant girls from the Zion Ranch. A special prosecutor has been approved.

A judge at the center of the largest custody battle in U.S. history has approved a request to bring in the Texas Attorney General's office to prosecute any future criminal charges in the case.

State District Judge Barbara Walther on Monday approved Tom Green County District Attorney Stephen Lupton's request for a special prosecutor in the case involving the Yearning For Zion Ranch north of Eldorado.