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- July — The ABC program "20/20" features Vivian Shillander's effort to take her children from their father and The Family in Thailand.
 Press coverage
- New York Times: Retrieving Youngsters From a Sex-Exalting Cult — 1988-07-15
- Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Alpharetta Mom Working to Rescue Children From Sex Cult in Thailand — 1988-09-11
 Television coverage
- ABC 20/20 "To Bring Her Children Home" (29:05, 62.1MB) — 1988-07-15
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