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Kathy Crampton / Deprogramming / Children of God #229858

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 14, 1973
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(Studio) Deprogramming Part II of Kathy Crampton reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Chula Vista, California) Abduction of Kathy Crampton from religious commune by deprogrammer Ted Patrick and Kathy's parents continue. [Henrietta CRAMPTON - believes Kathy's mind must be cleared so she can think. Cramptons willing to lose daughter if Kathy sees both sides.] Ted Patrick begins deprogramming in motel at Chula Vista, California. Parents, Patrick, and other deprogrammers talk with Kathy. [PATRICK - admits everyone hates him because religious cultists forced to defend beliefs and they can't.] Kathy escapes, but is again taken against her will. [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) lawyer Mike PANCER - insists civil rights violated by Ted Patrick's deprogramming practice. Police biased against Jesus freaks; Patrick and parents able to take cultist away from commune without police interference.]
REPORTER: Steve Young

(Studio) Final deprogramming report on Kathy Crampton tomorrow.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Young, Steve

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