Rise of the Gadianton Robbers
Not long after, Cezoram, the chief judge, is murdered in cold blood along with his successor, his son.
The abundance and prosperity of the people had once again caused them to become prideful, and they fall back into a wicked state.
Gadianton’s band resurfaces, leading the way of robbing, murdering, and wickedness.
The Lamanites try to counter the influence of the Gadianton robbers, but it is of no use.
The Gadianton robbers are meticulously organized with secret signs, pacts, and the like, to keep their underground enterprise alive.
Alma had specifically warned about this kind of organization and the dangers which accompany it.
Nephite and Lamanite Intermixing
Nephite Moral Decay