Tag Archives: Conscientious objection

Bad Bills Alert: Dangerous Legislation on the Horizon in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania already has several laws on the books that enable physicians and other healthcare employees to refuse to provide certain health care services they find personally objectionable. Such provisions are found within the Religious Freedom Protection Act, the Human Relations … Continue reading

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Conscientious objection bill in the PA State Senate

Yesterday, the Pennsylvania State Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee held a public hearing on Senate Bill 1255. Even though the bill will probably not come for a vote during this session, the Women’s Law Project opposes it. Here’s why: … Continue reading

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