TITLE

Taping of religious confession ruled illegal

AUTHOR(S)
R.N.S.
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Christian Century;2/19/97, Vol. 114 Issue 6, p184
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a federal appeals court's ruling that jail officials in Eugene, Oregon, violated the rights of local Roman Catholic priest Timothy Mockaitis by secretly taping the sacramental confession murder suspect Conan Hale had given the clergyman. Important aspects of the ruling by a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals that overturned a US District Court decision.
ACCESSION #
9703033007

 

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