Washington State

October 31, 2012

Four State Battles Over Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Highlight Dueling Church Strategies

Dioceses in some states work with campaign organizations that face well-funded opponents; in others, the local bishop keeps politics at arm’s length.

August 7, 2012

Spokane Bishop Urges Catholics to Reflect on Meaning of Marriage Ahead of Referendum

In November, Washingtonians will vote to approve or reject the state law redefining marriage to include same-sex couples.

April 5, 2012

State of Washington Will Appeal Ruling That Recognized Pharmacists’ Conscience Rights

Pro-life leader fears losing 'the nation we love' as state demands encroach freedom.

February 17, 2012

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February 16, 2012

Marriage Fight Continues in Washington State

UPDATE: Abortion coverage in insurance is also at stake. Same-sex 'marriage' was signed into law by the governor Feb. 13, and traditional-marriage groups have filed a referendum as Catholics and Christians speak up for God's plan for marriage.

February 10, 2012

Sister Charges That Washington State Abortion Insurance Bill Violates Federal Law

Legislators told federal funding would be endangered by passing a law forcing abortion health insurance.

February 6, 2012

Washington State Catholics Fight Againt Marriage-Redefinition Law

Bill passed state Senate on Feb. 1.

January 24, 2012

Washington State Marriage Defenders vs. Dissenting Senators

The National Organization for Marriage plans to oust those voting against party platform.

January 17, 2012

Washington State Bishops Fight for Marriage and the Common Good

Their letter comes in response to legislation under consideration in the state that would grant marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

February 22, 2011

Conscience Tug-of-War in Washington

State Pharmacy Board: ‘The original ruling stands.’

July 22, 2010

Pharmacy Board Reverses Itself on Pharmacists’ Right of Conscience Case

March 5, 2010

Washington: First Year Under Legalized Assisted Suicide

March 5, 2009

Suicide is Never ‘Ethical’

November 10, 2008

Assisted Suicide: What Now?

October 29, 2008

Just Die, Please

October 21, 2008

Sliding Down the Slippery Slope