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MI mom who ignored deal to vaccinate son loses primary custody

MI mom who ignored deal to vaccinate son loses primary custody

"It's been a rough few days to say the least".

In court on Wednesday, a judge ruled the child's father, James Horne, will now take over primary custody.

She said her time in jail "was the longest five days of my life".

Summary: A MI mother was sentenced to jail for defying a judge's order to immunize her son and during the week she spend locked up her son received his immunizations.

A U.S. mum jailed for defying a court order to vaccinate her young son says she's outraged he's been given several immunisations while she's been locked away.

Detroit news station 7 Action News reported Rebecca Bredow would not comply with court orders to get her son vaccinated, after agreeing a year ago that she would.

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7 Action News said Bredow and her ex-husband had agreed to vaccinate the child, but her views had since changed.

Bredow said her 9-year-old son's understanding of the situation is limited.

"Never in a million years did I ever think that I would end up in jail standing up to try to protect my kids, and standing up for my beliefs", Bredow added. She told the Press that being in jail was "horrific" but "I still stand by my choices because I stand up for what I believe in". In previous court pleadings, she said that Bredow had consented to getting the shots, meaning her refusal to do so constituted contempt. Let me say it one more time, you have seven days. "It is a case about Ms. Bredow refusing to comport with any number of the court's orders and actively seeking to frustrate Mr. Horne's joint legal custody rights".

"I understand you love your children".

"She's devastated", Bredow's attorney, Steven Vitale, said.

The state of MI allows parents to opt out of certain vaccines for non-medical reasons.