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Most states’ child abuse and neglect laws have religious exemptions | Pew Research Center


Child abuse statutes in 34 states, D.C., Guam and Puerto Rico allow an exception if medical treatment for a child conflicts with parents’ religious beliefs.
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How Faith Healing Laws Puts Children at Risk


Religious exemptions allow parents in 43 states to treat their kids with prayer instead of modern medicine.
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How Republican ‘Religious Liberty’ Laws Are F**king Destroying America


So-called “religious liberty” and “religious freedom” laws are passing like wildfire, as hatemongers look to legally discriminate against the LGBT community
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Former Rep. Michele Bachmann: Laws Passed by Congress Cannot Contradict Biblical Law


It’s always eye-opening to hear religious conservatives talk about how secular law takes a backseat to biblical pronouncements.
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