FEATURE STORY: Oregon Catholic Church takes new tack in fight against suicide law

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c. 1997 Religion News Service PORTLAND, Ore. _ The Roman Catholic Church led the fight against doctor-assisted suicide in 1994 _ and learned a tough political lesson. Priests preached from the pulpit, Catholic leaders sent impassioned letters to members, and Catholic groups gave hundreds of thousands of dollars to the campaign, including $276,000 from one […]

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