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Hera (Juno)

Hera (Juno)

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Home Mythology Hera (Juno) Police Reports The Birth of Hephaestus

Case File: The Birth of Hephaestus

Police Reports

Wanted for child abandonment. Subject (Hera) accused of casting her son, Hephaestus, out of the heavens because he was born disfigured.

Case Status: Closed. Lord Zeus invited Hephaestus back to Olympus and offered him Aphrodite's hand in marriage.

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