The Romeike family, formerly of Germany, now calls Morristown, Tennessee, home. Ben Waldon of ABC News writes that the Romeikes were forced to flee Germany in 2008 because of their desire to home-school their seven children. Home-schooling was banned in Germany in 1918. Had the family stayed in Germany, it could have faced legal action, fines and the possibility of losing custody of the children.
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