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Vaccines didn’t cause autism, court rules

Posted in News by Rodibidably on February 12, 2009

I know the standard is to not comment on the articles themselves, but:

DUH

[Originally posted at: CNN]

(CNN) — A special court ruled Thursday that parents of autistic children are not entitled to compensation in their contention that certain vaccines caused autism in their children.

“I must decide this case not on sentiment, but by analyzing the evidence,” one of the “special masters” hearing the case said in denying the families’ claims, ruling that the families had not presented sufficient evidence to prove their allegations.

The decisions came in three test cases heard in 2007 involving children with autism that their parents contend was triggered by early childhood vaccinations.

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