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Lawsuit charges USCCB misled Catholics about Peter’s Pence collection

Lawsuit charges USCCB misled Catholics about Peter’s Pence collection

| Dennis Sadowski | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

A Dallas law firm and a Rhode Island parishioner alleged in a federal lawsuit that the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops misled donors nationwide regarding the purposes of the annual Peter’s Pence collection.

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Ambitious pro-abortion lawsuit seeks to strike down 13 laws

Ambitious pro-abortion lawsuit seeks to strike down 13 laws

| Kevin Jones | November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Minnesota’s restrictions on abortion are too important for pro-abortion groups to eliminate through a single lawsuit, pro-life defenders of the 13 challenged laws have said.

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MCC director decries lawsuit challenging abortion measures

MCC director decries lawsuit challenging abortion measures

| June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

A lawsuit challenging health and safety measures related to abortion in Minnesota is an attack on bipartisan legislation that protects and respects life, the executive director of the Minnesota Catholic Conference said.

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Covington Catholic student sues Washington Post for $250 million

Covington Catholic student sues Washington Post for $250 million

| Carol Zimmermann | February 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Catholic high school student at the center of an encounter with a Native American tribal leader in Washington filed a $250 million defamation lawsuit Feb. 19 against The Washington Post claiming the newspaper’s coverage of the incident was biased.

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Six sex abuse survivors announce lawsuit against U.S. bishops

Six sex abuse survivors announce lawsuit against U.S. bishops

| Rhina Guidos | November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

As the U.S. bishops entered the last public part of their 2018 fall general assembly, centered largely on the clergy sex abuse crisis, six clergy sex abuse survivors announced Nov. 14 a lawsuit against the prelates’ main organization, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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