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    TX - Pastor & twin accused of beating 11yo boy, 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.
    http://www.lasvegassun.com/sunbin/st...120304777.html
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    OP link appears to be broken.

    http://articles.cnn.com/2002-07-09/j...anch?_s=PM:LAW
    July 09, 2002

    (background on crime at link above)

    http://austin.ynn.com/content/top_st...on-all-charges

    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.
    http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...entenced&hl=en
    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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