How the Trump ‘Medical Conscience’ Rule is Harming LGBTQ Liberty

By | 2020-01-07T16:22:36-05:00 January 7th, 2020|Opinions, Viewpoints|

In November a federal district judge in New York found that the Trump Administration lied. The Court also held that the Administration had overstepped its authority. Let me explain. In May 2019 the Administration issued its “Medical Conscience” rule. We’ve had medical conscience rules in the past that have protected health care employees who refuse to participate in performing abortions, sterilizations and assisted suicides, based on their sincerely held religious beliefs.

Gavin Grimm Joins ACLU Board

By | 2020-01-07T14:35:55-05:00 January 7th, 2020|National, News|

A transgender man who challenged his Virginia school district’s bathroom policy has been elected to the American Civil Liberties Union’s board of directors. Gavin Grimm on Jan. 3 in a tweet said he has been elected to [...]