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ETH-017: Treatment of a Child Through Prayer Alone

Treatment of a Child Through Prayer Alone: The Wisconsin Medical Society opposes legislation that would deny the state the ability to prosecute persons who rely on treatment of a child through prayer alone for criminal negligence or criminal recklessness. (HOD, 0417)