Conscience Protection Act

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Bishops ask faithful to flood Congress with calls for Conscience Protection Act

Mar 6, 2018

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has issued a statement asking people to pray, call, and write to their Congressional... Read more

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Object to abortion? You might need this law, Congressman says

Nov 8, 2017

By Kevin J. Jones

Pro-life health care workers and institutions need stronger legal protections from pressure to help provide abortions, backers of proposed federal... Read more


'Conscience in Residency' project supports doctors in training

Jan 18, 2017

When it came time for medical student Ashley Stone to apply to OB/GYN residency programs, she was determined to remain... Read more

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US bishops call for legal protection of doctors who won't perform abortions

Jul 11, 2016

Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Archbishop William Lori are once again calling on the House of Representatives to enact the Conscience... Read more