WorldNetDaily has a touching story on the Hovinds today.http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=106244
I'll just quote the parts I like.
FAITH UNDER FIRE
one of America's favorite biblical creation teachers
his videos were a delight to thousands, he hosted a radio program and he was in demand as a speaker 52 weeks a year.
known affectionately as "Dr. Dino,"
His diminutive wife, Jo, the bookkeeper
followers contend he was prosecuted because of his religious convictions – and because he was so effective in exposing what he calls "the big lie of evolution."
ministry was launched in 1989 with the aim of winning people to faith in Jesus Christ through debunking evolution
Evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, author of "The God Delusion," has refused to debate Hovind
Hovind argues he took a vow of poverty as a minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ and, therefore, owns nothing
Kent Hovind was taken into custody as he prepared for staff devotions, while four armed agents surrounded Jo Hovind as she slept. The five-foot tall, 100-pound Mrs. Hovind said she was taken from the house in her nightgown despite pleas to use the bathroom and get dressed.