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In this 2009 file photo, Phyllis Cottle reflects on her encounter with Samuel Herring that left her in a burning car to die some years ago. She was notified in a letter by the State of Ohio Office of Victim Services that Herring's parole hearing was changed to August 2009 from 2014. Cottle died Friday she was 73. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Phyllis Cottle, a survivor of a rape-abduction-blinding 20 years ago, talks to students about blindness at the Hillcrest elementary school in Bath in March 2004. Cottle died Friday she was 73. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
CLEVELAND: In his speech Thursday night accepting the Republican nomination, Donald Trump stretched the facts on numerous occasions, got them right in other cases and cherry-picked data to make his case for the presidency. The speech was accompanied by 282 footnotes, primarily from mainstream media outlets and government sources, to support his claims.