Tag: Admitting privileges

Catholic leaders denounce court’s rejection of federal death penalty appeal

Catholic leaders denounce court’s rejection of federal death penalty appeal

| Carol Zimmermann | June 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

When the Supreme Court announced June 29 that it would not hear an appeal by federal death-row inmates challenging the method to be used in their upcoming executions, a longtime advocate against capital punishment said the court “abdicated its legal and moral responsibilities.”

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Court’s abortion ruling continues ‘cruel precedent,’ says bishop

Court’s abortion ruling continues ‘cruel precedent,’ says bishop

| Carol Zimmermann | June 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

In a 5-4 decision June 29, the Supreme Court ruled that a Louisiana law requiring that doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals could not stand.

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Supreme Court blocks Louisiana law that would restrict abortion providers

Supreme Court blocks Louisiana law that would restrict abortion providers

| Carol Zimmermann | February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Supreme Court blocked a Louisiana law requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals Feb. 7.

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