12-04-2003, 06:07 AM #1Registered User
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TX - Joshua & Caleb Thompson for child abuse, Austin, 2002
A 12-year-old testified Wednesday that he was severely beaten with a tree branch by a church pastor and the pastor's twin brother to "get the devil out" of him because he had misbehaved during Bible class.
Last edited by Salem; 11-08-2011 at 06:08 PM.
06-17-2011, 03:20 AM #2
OP link appears to be broken.
July 09, 2002
(background on crime at link above)
Updated 12/10/2003 10:25 PM
Thompson brothers found guilty on all charges
By: Heather Maze
found both Joshua and Caleb Thompson guilty on two counts each. Count one, injury to a child, a first-degree felony and count two, aggravated assault, a second-degree felony.
The Victoria Advocate - Dec 13, 2003
Sentenced: Joshua 26 years, Caleb 14 years. Both eligible for parole after serving half of sentence.
Both brothers have written books that are being sold on the internet. I won't link them to WS.
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