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April – May 2016

FDA Expands Use Of RU 486

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On March 30, the U.S. Federal Drug Administration relaxed rules governing the use of the abortion drug RU-486, expanding access to the procedure. Abortion proponents, who lobbied the administration to change the rules, applauded the action. Mifepristone/misoprostol chemical abortions, first approved in 2000, make up about one quarter of all abortions. The drug has claimed…

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2015 Angel Award Recipients

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The Board of Directors of the Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation and the StandUpGirl.com Foundation are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Angel Awards. They include individuals, businesses, and foundations who contributed $1,000 or more during the year to enable us to continue changing hearts and minds.

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Life Notes

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Oregon assisted suicide numbers hit record high in 2015 The number of assisted suicides in Oregon reached a record high of 132 deaths in 2015. This is up from 105 deaths in 2014 and 73 deaths in 2013. These numbers from the State of Oregon rely almost exclusively on doctors self-reporting and state officials have…

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