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Tom Hays

Tom Hays is an author at Religion News Service.

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NXIVM guru to pay for victims’ brand removal as restitution

By Tom Hays — July 21, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) — The unrepentant former leader of the cult-like NXIVM group was ordered on Tuesday to pay $3.5 million to 21 victims.

Actor Allison Mack gets 3 years in NXIVM sex-slave case

By Tom Hays — June 30, 2021
NEW YORK (AP) — TV actor Allison Mack, who played a key role in the scandal-ridden, cult-like group NXIVM, was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday on charges she manipulated women into becoming sex slaves for the group’s spiritual leader. Mack — best known for her role as a young Superman’s close friend on […]
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