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Since the James Ray incident near Sedona, sweat lodges have come under tighter scrutiny. Now Yavapai County is eying Adam Yellowbird DeArmon’s sweat lodge in Cornville.

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Church, state fight over Cornville sweat lodge

When it comes to controversial sweat lodges, James Ray isn't the only one to have run afoul of the law.Adam Yellowbird DeArmon, an ordained minister of the All Nations Native American Church, is in his third run-in with Yavapai County over what the county and an independent hearing officer have determined are illegal uses of private property.


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