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Supreme Court will decide if foster agencies can discriminate against gay couples / LGBTQ Nation

The Supreme Court has announced it will take a case brought by a Catholic adoption agency suing for the right to discriminate against gay and lesbian couples. The agency alleges that their religious freedom should allow them to refuse service to same-sex couples.

Catholic Social Services sued after the city of Philadelphia ended a contract with the service after finding out the agency wouldn’t serve gay couples. Lower court rulings have sided with the city, pointing out that religious beliefs are not grounds for violating general civil rights laws. …

Source: Supreme Court will decide if foster agencies can discriminate against gay couples / LGBTQ Nation


By Eve Reiland

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