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Death with dignity?
"Isn't it far better for the mouse to be fed and watered in a clean laboratory than to end up as a tiny bulge being digested inside an enormous snake?"
--U.S. Sen. Jesse Helms, citing a report that rodents are 10 times more likely to become snake snacks than research subjects. The senator inserted language in a farm bill last week that ended protections for lab animals.

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