WASHINGTON — Nurses in New Jersey are fighting a new requirement at their hospital to assist with abortions.
In Washington state, individual pharmacists and an independent pharmacy battle to restore the right to opt out of a requirement to dispense emergency contraception.
Nationwide, Catholic institutions, like Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina, have protested an interim federal rule that requires all private employee insurance plans to cover contraceptives.
According to some experts in health care and the pro-life movement, conscience protections in health care continue to weaken. And the full implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — “Obamacare” — could...READ MORE