TITLE

WHILE WE'RE AT IT

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1996, Issue 66, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the apology made by Lane County, Oregon district attorney Doug Harcleroad, who is responsible for the taping of a confession in an Oregon jail and had earlier announced that he might use it in the trials of the imprisoned penitent, to the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon. Reaction of the archdiocese to the apology; Statement issued by Auxiliary Bishop Kenneth Steiner; Views of non-Catholics on the issue.
ACCESSION #
17752767

 

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