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Vigil at Capitol Honors Child Victims of Faith-Healing Exemption

Vigil at Capitol Honors Child Victims of Faith-Healing Exemption BOISE, Idaho – Opponents to Idaho’s religious exemptions to providing medical care for children are gathering at the State Capitol Building Thursday to hold a vigil.

The vigil will honor children who have died because they didn’t receive medical attention.

The exemption often is called the “faith-healing exemption” because parents of certain religious groups opt to treat illnesses and injuries with prayer. …(Read More)

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