"It is a relief that this very dangerous legislation is not moving forward," Executive Director of Maryland Catholic Conference, Mary Ellen Russell said in a statement provided to CNA.
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"We wish also to convey our deep dismay about the message this legislation sends to those who might feel that their illness and the care they require is nothing more than a burden to their families and the rest of society."
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