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On the Heels of Court Ruling Denying Autism-Vaccine Link, U.S. Federal Court Declares MMR Vaccine Caused Autism in a Young Boy
Date:2/26/2009

NIXA, Mo., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following release was issued today by the National Autism Association:

Less than two weeks after federal vaccine court ruled against three families claiming vaccines caused autism in their children, Huffington Post writers Robert F Kennedy, JR and David Kirby reported Tuesday on the story of Bailey Banks, a 10-year-old who regressed into autism following the MMR vaccine.

Last week, Banks' parents were awarded a lump sum of more than $810,000 plus medical-care compensation by the vaccine court, where Special Master Abell ruled that Petitioners had proven that the MMR had directly caused a brain inflammation illness called acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) which triggered young Banks' autism spectrum disorder:

"The Court found that Bailey's ADEM was both caused-in-fact and proximately caused by his vaccination. It is well-understood that the vaccination at issue can cause ADEM, and the Court found, based upon a full reading and hearing of the pertinent facts in this case, that it did actually cause the ADEM. Furthermore, Bailey's ADEM was severe enough to cause lasting, residual damage, and retarded his developmental progress, which fits under the generalized heading of Pervasive Developmental Delay, or PDD [an autism spectrum disorder]. The Court found that Bailey would not have suffered this delay but for the administration of the MMR vaccine, and that this chain of causation was... a proximate sequence of cause and effect leading inexorably from vaccination to Pervasive Developmental Delay," Abell noted in his ruling in June of 2007.

In February of 2008, the court also ruled in favor of 12-year-old Hannah Poling, who regressed into autism after receiving nine vaccines in one day. Following the Poling concession, then-CDC director Julie Gerberding noted that Hannah did not have autism, but "autism-like symptoms," leading so
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