Father Fidelis Moscinski, who blocked access to a Planned Parenthood last year, could face up to one year in prison after being found guilty Monday of violating the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act. The priest has served jail time for his pro-life efforts before.
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‘It was all very shocking. No one can believe the federal government would do something like this,’ said Paul Vaughn, who is facing alleged violations of the federal Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act.
Father Fidelis Moscinski, 52, a priest of the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal (CFR), was charged last week under the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances (FACE) Act, a 1994 federal law that prohibits the blocking of access to abortion facilities.
Mark Houck is being charged with a violation of the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act; his family maintains the allegations are false and the arrest was a government 'overreach'.