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Little Sisters of the Poor offer compassion, care for patients in last days

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Date: April 1, 2015
Washington D.C., Apr 1, 2015 / 05:06 am (EWTN News/CNA).- As states around the country consider legalizing physician-assisted suicide, "death with dignity" looks markedly different for patients under the care of the Little Sisters of the Poor.
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Be 'saints of this prison,' Bishop Conley tells inmates at Confirmation

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Date: April 1, 2015
Lincoln, Neb., Apr 1, 2015 / 01:29 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Tuesday of Holy Week, Bishop James Conley of Lincoln offered Mass and confirmed four inmates at the Nebraska State Penitentiary, encouraging those present to embrace God's mercy and strive for sainthood.
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'A travesty of justice:' No murder charges over baby cut out of mother's womb

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Date: April 1, 2015
Denver, Colo., Apr 1, 2015 / 01:17 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The archbishop of Denver lamented the law's failure to protect all human life after it was announced that no murder charge would be filed in connection with a baby who died after being cut out of her mother's womb.
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Wall Street Journal, NY Times writer defend Indiana religious freedom law

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Date: March 31, 2015
Indianapolis, Ind., Mar 31, 2015 / 06:35 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Does the widespread reaction to Indiana religious freedom law mean there is growing intolerance for religious viewpoints? Two prominent essays in the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times make the case that it does. 
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Three weeks as an Islamic State captive ? one woman tells her story

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Date: March 31, 2015
Erbil, Iraq, Mar 31, 2015 / 05:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The woman was just 19 years old when she was captured by militants from the Islamic State. Caring for her young son and pregnant with her second child, she was separated from her husband and told she would be forced to marry an Islamic State fighter.
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Anti-Catholic attorney suspended in Wisconsin

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Date: March 31, 2015
Madison, Wis., Mar 31, 2015 / 04:34 pm (EWTN News).- A Minnesota attorney who made harassing and anti-Catholic comments has for the second time had her law license suspended in Wisconsin.
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US bishops: Stop shameful detention of migrant families

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Date: March 31, 2015
San Antonio, Texas, Mar 31, 2015 / 03:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Family detention centers across the U.S. are filling up with children and young mothers  who are seeking shelter from violence, abuse, and persecution in their Central American home countries - and U.S. bishops are not pleased with the policy.
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Cardinal George returns to hospital for routine care

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Date: March 30, 2015
Chicago, Ill., Mar 30, 2015 / 12:43 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal Francis George, the Emeritus Archbishop of Chicago, was readmitted to the hospital over the weekend for planned pain management and hydration issues.
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Everyone but churches can use NYC schools ? will the mayor do anything about it?

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Date: March 30, 2015
New York City, N.Y., Mar 30, 2015 / 05:40 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Churches using New York City public school facilities for worship services are in limbo after the Supreme Court declined to review their case against a city prohibition on their doing so.
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History, truth, and politics: Researcher seeks to clear the record on Junipero Serra

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Date: March 29, 2015
Los Angeles, Calif., Mar 29, 2015 / 05:22 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- California missionary Father Junipero Serra's canonization is "long overdue," says a university professor concerned that the priest's history has been politicized and misrepresented.
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