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Bishops to oppose adoption by gays

Exemption bid seen from antibias laws

By Patricia Wen and Frank Phillips
Globe Staff / February 16, 2006

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The four Roman Catholic bishops of Massachusetts plan to seek permission from the state to exclude gay couples as adoptive parents, according to two board members of the church's largest social service agency who were briefed on the plan. (Full article: 1140 words)

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