Judge Advances Rep. Wingard Lawsuit Against Oregon Family Council and Oregon Right to Life

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October 11, 2016
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Judge Advances Rep. Wingard Lawsuit Against Oregon Family Council and Oregon Right to Life

Court Agrees Defamation & False Statement Case Has Merit

Portland, OR — A Multnomah County judge today refused to block a lawsuit brought by former State Representative Matt Wingard against the Oregon Family Council, Oregon Right to Life and former State Senator Charles Starr.

Citing the arguments presented at a September 7th hearing, the court found enough evidence of wrongdoing to rule that Wingard’s lawsuit should go forward. In her five-page decision, Circuit Court Judge Adrienne C. Nelson Read More