Glendon declines Laetare Medal from Notre Dame

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(RNS) A former U.S. ambassador to the Vatican and respected bioethicist told the University of Notre Dame on Monday (April 27) that she will not accept the prestigious Laetare Medal because of President Obama’s scheduled commencement address. Mary Ann Glendon said she had been “profoundly moved” when she was first told of the honor last […]

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