splinter group :
- n a faction or sect that has broken away from its parent organization
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- Leader of polygamous splinter group dies
The leader of a polygamous splinter group in Utah has died.
June 28, 2013 - Provo Daily Herald
- Irish National Liberation Army disarms
Shortly before the deadline set by peace process leaders, the republican splinter group the Irish National Liberation army has disarmed.
June 28, 2013 - Irish Central
- Utah polygamous church leader dies of a heart attack
James Dee Harmston, leader of The True and Living Church of Jesus Christ of Saints of The Last Days (TLC) in Manti, died of a heart attack Thursday afternoon. Harmston, 72, founded the polygamous church as a splinter group of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. TLC followers have criticized the LDS Church — which abandoned polygamy in 1890 — for abandoning the teachings of founder ...
June 28, 2013 - The Salt Lake Tribune