Amish Attacks

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7:35 pm
Mon March 2, 2015

Sentences Reduced For Amish Convicted In Hair Cutting Attacks

Samuel Mullet Sr. followers in 2011 trial
Credit cleveland.com

Sentences have been reduced for the leader of a breakaway Amish group and seven imprisoned followers who chopped off the hair and beards of others with whom they had doctrinal disagreements.
 

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12:30 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Court Overturns Convictions In Amish Hair Attacks

An appeals court has overturned hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish found guilty in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio. 

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6:26 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Amish Prisoners Protesting Education Requirements

Some of the Amish sentenced in beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio are upset with federal prison education requirements.

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9:35 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Amish Attacks Defendants Appeal

The last two of 16 Amish people found guilty in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow Amish have appealed their convictions.

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6:46 am
Thu February 21, 2013

Amish Leader Appeals His Conviction

The ringleader of 16 Amish people found guilty in beard- and hair-cutting hate-crime attacks on fellow members of their faith is appealing his conviction.

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