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American Civil Liberties Union v. Trinity Health

ACLU sues Catholic health care system to force it to commit surgical abortions (4/27/2020)

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Body and Soul: the Growing Intersection of Life and Conscience Concerns

These two cases are examples of what we've been seeing more and more, our practice areas converging into one massive front: the struggle for rights of conscience. (4/20/2020)

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Michigan Victory Marks Important Pushback Against ACLU Agenda

It’s been quite a tumultuous month for religious freedom in the Bible Belt. (4/20/2020)

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Four Things We Can Still Do Now for Pro-Life Healthcare Providers

A federal court dismissed an ACLU lawsuit that was trying to force Trinity Health, a Catholic hospital system, and its staff to commit abortions. (4/20/2020)

Press Release

Court allows doctors to support hospitals, staff in ACLU suit that seeks to force them to commit abortions

Several pro-life doctor groups have intervened in defense of a Catholic hospital system which the American Civil Liberties Union sued. Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys represent the Catholic Medical Association, the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists. The ACLU’s lawsuit seeks to force Trinity Health Corporation and its staff to commit abortions regardless of their religious and pro-life objections. Trinity Health operates 90 hospitals in 21 states. (4/19/2020)

Press Release

ACLU: Christian hospitals, staff should be forced to commit abortions

ADF seeks to intervene on behalf of pro-life groups in defense of Catholic hospital network sued by ACLU (4/19/2020)

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Facing Another Giant

Aborting babies out of objection to their sex or race … forcing people with sincere objections to abortion to join in the killing of babies – the ACLU’s much vaunted commitment to personal freedom clearly doesn’t extend to children in the womb. (4/20/2020)

Press Release

Court dismisses ACLU suit that sought to force Catholic hospital, staff to commit abortions

ADF intervened in case on behalf pro-life physician groups in defense of Catholic hospital network. (4/19/2020)

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We Must Remain Vigilant in the Fight to Defend Life

We have a tremendous opportunity before us to continue this momentum for the sanctity of life. But we cannot lose sight of this fact: The threats will continue. (4/20/2020)

Press Release

ADF attorney, healthcare conscience clients to participate in House forum Friday

Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Counsel Casey Mattox and others will join several ADF clients who have fought or are fighting in court to protect freedom of conscience for those who do not wish to perform or pay for elective abortions. (4/19/2020)

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Michigan Is Threatening the Well-Being of Children in Foster Care… How One Ministry Responded

Several states are targeting faith-based providers and blocking them from serving these children. Here's how one ministry in Michigan responded. (4/20/2020)