Abortion foes may sue over death of N.Y. teacher

Shawn Cohen and Jane Lerner, The (Westchester, N.Y.) Journal News WESTCHESTER, N.Y. — A leader of one of the nation’s top anti-abortion groups is weighing a legal challenge against a doctor in Maryland whose patient died Feb. 7 after a late-term abortion. “We’re hoping the hospital will make a complaint to the Maryland Medical Board,” Operation Rescue’s…

HHS accommodation: Choose between God and Mammon

By Shauna Segadeli, Law Student On Friday the Department of Health and Human Services announced an amendment to its rules concerning the religious exemption for employers requiring the provision of health insurance that covers contraception, abortion-inducing drugs, and sterilization. Last February, HHS established a one-year “safe harbor” for certain nonprofit organizations that have religious objections…