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"Suddenly the door opened ... and there were six or eight of them, came in the door, marched in there, fully armed Sheriff's and people stood there and said we're taking the children for 72 hours"

Garland County, Arkansas - A family was torn apart by government agents last week, after it was discovered that the family was in possession of a natural remedy that is not approved by the FDA.

"MMS" or Miracle Mineral Solution is believed by many to be a miracle cure, even for conditions as severe as cancer, but the FDA says that it could become a toxin over time in certain conditions.

The Free Thought Project is not making a case for any perceived benefits of this substance, however this stuff can be bought online and is not illegal; not too mention that it is anyone's right to do with their own body what they wish.

The local government was apparently so concerned about the health products that the Stanley's were using in their home that a search warrant was obtained for a full scale raid of the house.

Last Monday night, dozens of police showed up at the Stanley home, forced the family out of their house and made them all stand on the lawn as the officers went on a rampage through the house. The children were allowed to stay in the house as it was searched for hours, while their parents were held outside by armed police.

However, Hal Stanley said that the raid was entirely unnecessary, and that he would have simply handed over the supplement if they asked for it

"If they had asked me if I had MMS, I'd say yes and give it to them," Stanley said.

Stanley said that he actually doesn't use MMS as a health product, and does not serve it to his children, but rather, uses it is a water purifier for his garden.

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Stanley said that this attack from the police has come out of nowhere, as he has very little contact with the government throughout his entire life, has never even received so much as a speeding ticket, and doesn't have any drugs or alcohol in the home. However, the Stanleys are an "off-the-grid" family and all of the children are homeschooled, which could be one of the reasons why they became a target.

During the raid, police found the MMS supplement and used that as a reason to separate the 7 children from their family, taking all of them into government custody. According to mother and wife Michelle Stanley, the police had made comments about how healthy the children were as they were taking them away and also mentioned and how clean the house was as they were tearing it apart.

"Suddenly the door opened ... and there were six or eight of them, came in the door, marched in there, fully armed Sheriff's and people stood there and said we're taking the children for 72 hours," Hal told reporters.

Family, friends and neighbors have been outraged by the kidnapping that followed the raid, and have shown their support for the parents.

Neighbor Norman Bonde couldn't understand why so many police officers were sent to the property, or why these children were taken away from their family.

"We've seen the family grow up, you know you the sound of children playing and laughing. You see them jumping on the trampoline," Bonde said.

When their children were being taken from them, Michelle and Hal asked who had done this to them, and according to Hal "finally a young man from the Sheriff's department raised his hand, and said 'I did it and I'm proud of the decision'."

Medical kidnappings have become sadly common in the US. Just a few weeks ago, we reported on the case of Cassandra Fortin, a 17-year-old girl who was taken from her parents and forced to undergo chemo therapy because both her and her family were seeking a more natural cure.

John Vibes is an author, researcher and investigative journalist who takes a special interest in the counter culture and the drug war. In addition to his writing and activist work he is also the owner of a successful music promotion company. In 2013, he became one of the organizers of the Free Your Mind Conference, which features top caliber speakers and whistle-blowers from all over the world. You can contact him and stay connected to his work at his Facebook page. You can find his 65 chapter Book entitled “Alchemy of the Timeless Renaissance” at