Faith Healing and Children

The Wall Street Journal has an article about how the Neumann case and others like it have begun a push towards rolling back religious healing exemptions in child neglect laws. Mentioned in the article is Children’s Healthcare Is a Legal Duty (CHILD, Inc.), a nationwide non-profit organization that has been working to “protect children from abusive religious and cultural practices, especially religion-based medical neglect” since 1983. I, for one, wish them success in this endeavor.
[Thanks to denialism blog]


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One Response to “Faith Healing and Children”

  1. Justice « Twisted One 151’s Weblog Says:

    […] looked on, as they chose prayer instead of getting medical attention (see here, here, here, and here). Well, the father, Dale Neumann, has been convicted of second-degree reckless homicide. The […]

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