September 19, 2019

Column: Court Reinstates Lawsuit Against Catholic Hospital for Refusing Transgender Patient’s Surgery

(Los Angeles Times) – Stating that California’s interest in fighting discrimination against LGBTQ residents outweighs the right to impose religious standards on healthcare, an appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit against the Catholic hospital chain Dignity Health for barring a … Read More

June 13, 2019

Amid Measles Outbreak, New York Ends Religious Exemptions for Vaccines

(CNN) – Amid an ongoing measles outbreak, New York is requiring schoolchildren to be vaccinated, even if parents have religious objections. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Thursday that removes nonmedical exemptions from school vaccination requirements. The law goes into effect … Read More