Confused About a Lawsuit

March 30th, 2010

GavelA lawsuit in Maryland has me scratching my head. The Archdiocese of Baltimore is suing the city over a new law that they say is "targeting" pregnancy centers that help women find abortion alternatives. Basically, the new law requires such pregnancy centers to post a sign that states that they do not provide abortions. If they do not post said sign, they can be charged up to $150 per day that the sign is not posted. And I'm left saying, "So? Post the sign." I visited a faith-based pregnancy center when I was pregnant with the Munchkin. I knew that they weren't going to give me information on how to obtain an abortion. I knew that they weren't going to perform an abortion… [more]