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Substitute teacher accused of hitting special needs student

A local mother says a substitute teacher at Concord Elementary School hit her 6-year-old son, who happens to be autistic. The mother says another teacher reported it to the principal. Source: Substitute teacher accused of hitting special needs student

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The Hole: Inside Scientology’s mysterious prison camp.

False confessions. Abuse. Intimidation. Source: The Hole: Inside Scientology’s mysterious prison camp.

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Shelly Miscavige: Who is the ‘Queen of Scientology’

The Church of Scientology is perhaps one of the greatest mysteries in the modern world. Celebrities, secrets and scandals all locked behind closed doors — it’s practically the stuff of cinema. The quest to uncover what truly happens inside the church is the subject of many an investigation and documentary. But despite all efforts, we […]

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Murder case jurors hear history of Scientology beliefs

An expert in Scientology led jurors in a capital murder case through the millions of years of cosmic history that form the faith’s belief system. Source: Murder case jurors hear history of Scientology beliefs

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Clumsy flexible mum diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

A hyper flexible mum-of-two who dislocated her joints thousands of times is finally diagnosed after doctors said it was psychological. Source: Clumsy flexible mum diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

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Mum dragged to court for taking her autistic daughter, 8, on family holiday during term-time on ‘doctor’s orders’

A MUM has been dragged to court after she took her autistic daughter on a family holiday during term-time – following her “doctor’s orders”. Rhiannon Lee, eight, who was dia… Source: Mum dragged to court for taking her autistic daughter, 8, on family holiday during term-time on ‘doctor’s orders’

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Woman becomes first ‘openly autistic’ person to practice law in Florida | FOX31 Denver

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — At the age of 3, Haley Moss was diagnosed with autism and doctors told her parents that she would be lucky if she ever got a driver’s license, make a friend or work a minimum wage job.21 years later, she has became the first “openly autistic” person to be admitted to […]