Sandusky, Ohio part 1

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Sandusky, Ohio part 1 - !A Case Needing Attention. Samuel Moscr. or...
!A Case Needing Attention. Samuel Moscr. or Tremont, III., is on trifil for qur.dnipli' murder committed committed last May. His case is a pcculiaronc. It seems that Mcser is a member of the Amish sect and bis religion re- (juires him to give all his love to alone, and none of it to his family. Ho loved his wife and three children, made a public confession to that r feet, and for doing so, he was from the. church, so he alleges. He brooded over the affair and finally his religious fanaticism led him to kill i hie' wi^.nd'thrc7children. He is now a on trial for this murder. less Moser's father, it is stated, will not assist in the defnse of his son on ground that his religion does not permit. permit. Here's a strange mixture of religion alid fanaticism, love and murder, without the reasoning of common horse sense. A religion that denies one the right to love his family is a religion, in the proper sense, and Ought not be tolerated in · count?' of intelligent people like ours. The sect should be prohibited by law. the constitutional constitutional guaranty of religious freo- jdom notwithstanding. The framers flit the constitution never meant to ' *£rDt religious freedom to sects that lee polygamy and make-«condi- of murder possible, as In the £f Jforer Such sects need to be tit- a

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  1. The Sandusky Star-Journal,
  2. 18 Feb 1901, Mon,
  3. Page 4

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