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A Detroit, Michigan mother, Rebecca Bredow, was sentenced to seven days in jail on Oct. 4, 2017 after refusing to vaccinate her 9-year-old son. Rebecca Bedrow was sentenced for contempt of court for refusing to comply with a court order dating back to November 2016. (AP still image from video)

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Editorial: Vaccination case is not simply religion vs. science

There are great philosophical debates to have on when people should trust their faith and values, and when science needs to be considered.