Samuel Mullet Senior

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1:58 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Court Declines To Hear Appeal In Amish Beard-Cutting Case

Samuel Mullet Senior
Credit cleveland.com

The Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of appeals in Cincinnati has declined to hold a hearing by the full court on overturned hate crimes convictions involving beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish.

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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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12:47 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Imprisoned Amish No Longer Must Take Classes

The U.S. Bureau of Prisons says the Amish imprisoned in beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio will no longer be required to attend high-school equivalency classes while serving their sentences.

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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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9:36 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Guilty Verdict In Amish Attacks Case

Sixteen people who previously rejected plea deals were convicted yesterday of hair- and beard- cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio.

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12:23 pm
Tue August 21, 2012

Racy Testimony Allowed At Pending Trial of 16 Amish Men

A federal judge has ruled he will allow testimony about an allegation that a man charged with masterminding beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow Amish in Ohio offered "sex counseling" to Amish wives.

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