US bishops appeal ruling on constitutionality of federal anti-trafficking grants [CWN]

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has announced that it will appeal a federal judge’s ruling declaring that grants made to the USCCB to assist human-trafficking …

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Good. There definitely seemed to be agenda driven politics involved in this case, with the Judge saying the Bishops would have to recommend abortion (what about conscience rights?), and with the Obama admin once again putting abortion first.

Here’s a link to some of the court documents including the Order which is being appealed.

aclu.org/hiv-aids-religion-belief-reproductive-freedom/aclu-massachusetts-v-kathleen-sebelius-et-al

For those that get hives from even thinking about the ACLU…here’s the direct link to the Opinion. :smiley:

pacer.mad.uscourts.gov/dc/cgi-bin/recentops.pl?filename=stearns/pdf/aclu%20sj%20final.pdf

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