The Court of Public Opinion: Salem Edition

2015 – Salem in the New Englandy part of the USA a Witch wins a court order against a Warlock.
The idea of Witch Hunts is the more usual legal system association and I am a little bit surprised that this allowed to proceed in a modern secular courthouse.
Except that in many places in the world – witches, witch doctors, warlocks – the alchemy almost getting to science to natural pagan nature based trial and error traditional medical traditions – still exist. Although, there end up being periodic purges when the cultural climate turns against superstitions and other group hysteria dynamics take over.
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From Yahoo News: BOSTON (AP) — A judge granted a protective order against a warlock …

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Witch gets restraining order against warlock

WBRC FOX6 News – WBRC.com14 hours ago
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Five women killed in India by villagers suspecting witchcraft …

http://www.theguardian.com › World › India

Aug 8, 2015 – Five women have been killed in eastern India by villagers who believed they were witches, according to local officials. … In the latest incident villagers with sticks and knives attacked the five women on Friday night in the town of Kanjia, police officials said. “The women were …

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Albino Toddler in Africa Killed for Witchcraft : Discovery News

news.discovery.com/…/albino-toddler-in-africakilled-for-witchcraft-150…

Mar 2, 2015 – An albino toddler was abducted and butchered for his body parts in Africa for use in magic spells, possibly on behalf of politicians. Continue …

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Four Haiti children die after being treated by witch doctor …

http://www.telegraph.co.uk › … › Central America and the Caribbean › Haiti

Aug 3, 2012 – Four children from the same family have been found dead in Haiti after being treated … Zimbabwean mother kills son to sell ear to witch doctor.

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