Reproductive freedom

ACLU Files Complaint Against Catholic Health System For Denying Care to Pregnant Woman With Brain Tumor

ACLU Files Complaint Against Catholic Health System For Denying Care to Pregnant Woman With Brain Tumor

2016-10-25 00:00:00

CHICAGO — The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Michigan today filed a government complaint against a Catholic health care provider that refused medically necessary treatment to a pregnant woman on religious grounds.

Supreme Court Abortion Rights Ruling is Chance to Build Momentum in Michigan

Supreme Court Abortion Rights Ruling is Chance to Build Momentum in Michigan

2016-07-06 00:00:00

Monday will go down in history as day of celebration. In a total victory for reproductive freedom, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decisive ruling on Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt, the most important abortion rights case before the high court in over 20 years. 

But of course in Michigan, the big question is: How does the Supreme Court's decision affect abortion access in our state? 

New Report Reveals Nearly 1 in 4 Michigan Hospital Beds Are in Catholic Facilities That Deny Essential Health Care for Women

New Report Reveals Nearly 1 in 4 Michigan Hospital Beds Are in Catholic Facilities That Deny Essential Health Care for Women

2016-05-05 00:00:00

DETROIT – The American Civil Liberties Union and MergerWatch today released reports that reveal that one in six hospital beds in the United States is in a facility that complies with the Catholic Directives that prohibit a range of health care services even when a woman’s life or health is in jeopardy. In some states, more than 40 percent of all hospital beds are in a Catholic facility, leaving entire regions without any option for certain reproductive health care.

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CHICAGO — The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Michigan today filed a government complaint against a Catholic health care provider that refused...
DETROIT – The American Civil Liberties Union and MergerWatch today released reports that reveal that one in six hospital beds in the United States is in a...
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