Catholic hospitals are the largest healthcare provider in California and their presence is expanding rapidly. Read the articles and reports below for more information on the context and impact of their refusal to provide much-needed care to transgender people, people seeking abortion or birth control, and those managing miscarriages.


How “evil” is getting your tubes tied, really?

Catholic hospitals say, “very.” We say, “not at all.”

The imposition of religious principles on best practices in health care is a growing problem, says ACLU of Southern California Staff Attorney Ruth Dawson in this blog post.

Health Care Denied

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