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Parallels with refusal to perform abortions

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Submitted by Jared (United States), Oct 10, 2006 at 13:59

There are some parallels here with the refusal of Catholic hospitals and Catholic and other doctors who refuse to perform abortions on religious grounds. Only in those cases, there is a threat of loss of government funding.

If secular law is going to be the societal norm, it should apply to all equally, regardless of religion.

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