Jennifer Abel
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Maddi Runkles: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Honor student Maddi Runkles, a senior at a private Christian school in Maryland, has been banned from her graduation ceremony as punishment for getting pregnant—or for not getting an abortion before she started to show.