Religion is a poison that needs to be cured, right?

Read this story about how much leeway the Jehovahs Witness sect gets in our govt and then remember that few religious leaders get prosecuted in the US.
Religion is a poison that needs to be cured, right?
https://www.thedailybeast.com/will-a-jehovahs-witnesses-church-get-away-with-making-a-teen-listen-to-recording-of-her-rape?ref=home U
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Sorry, it was behind a paywall. Here’s the first few paragraphs. Sums it up:

The victim was 15 years old when she says church elders called her into a room with her mother and stepfather, sat her down, and made her listen to a recording of her own rape. A lifelong Jehovah’s Witness, the girl—who we’ll call Anna—says she was sexually assaulted by an older church member on multiple occasions. But when the church learned of it, they decided to investigate not her assailant, but her—for the crime
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The court cases rests on the question of eccleiastical abstention, or whether the court can intervene in matters of religion. The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses of Roy, Utah, claims it was engaging in regular religious practice when it forced the teenager to relive to her own rape. And so far, the courts have agreed. But lawyers for the woman, now in her late 20s, argue that their conduct is so “utterly intolerable” that it transcends this rule.

"Whatever ‘autonomy’ the Establishment Claus
Religion is a poison that needs to be cured, right?
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