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Miscarriage Mismanagement at Catholic Hospitals
September 25, 2019: Rewire News - A miscarrying woman nearly died after a Catholic hospital sent her home three times
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Evan Minton Appeal
September 23, 2019: ACLU - Catholic hospitals don't have a license to discriminate (Share on Facebook | Share on Twitter)
September 23, 2019: Newsweek - Court rules transgender man can sue hospital that canceled his hysterectomy
September 18, 2019: ACLU - Victory - Appeals court confirms discrimination by Dignity Health
September 18, 2019: Los Angeles Times - Court reinstates lawsuit against Catholic hospital for refusing transgender patient’s surgery
September 18, 2019: Modern Health News -Dignity Health loses transgender discrimination appeals case
September 12, 2019: KQED - Catholic hospital denied transgender man a hysterectomy. Court to decide if it can
September 9, 2019: ACLU of Northern California - Appeals court to hear ACLU discrimination case against Dignity Health
September 9, 2019: Sacramento Bee - ACLU again takes on Mercy San Juan over transgender rights
Religious Rules Disrupt Merger Deals
August 10, 2019: Modern Healthcare News - Religious rules continue to roil deals between Catholic and secular hospitals
Democrats Oppose Affiliations with Religious Organizations
June 3, 2019: All Care Everywhere - California Democrats pass resolution opposing affiliations between public hospitals and religious organizations
June 2, 2019: SF Chronicle - California Democrats endorse 14 policy goals ahead of 2020
Victory / UCSF Campaign
May 3, 2019: Los Angeles Times - UC's planned partnership with a Catholic hospital chain could be unconstitutional
April 26, 2019: San Francisco Chronicle - UCSF’s proposal to expand partnership with Dignity Health faces new critique
April 29, 2019: Kaiser Health News - Will ties to a Catholic hospital system tie doctors’ hands?
April 12, 2019: Los Angeles Times - UC’s deal with Catholic hospitals threatens the health of women and LGBTQ patients
April 9, 2019: ACLU - The University of California had proposed an expansive partnership with Dignity Health, a Catholic hospital. The partnership as proposed would have compromised UC's standards as a public institution and threatened patient health. UC doctors, students and All Care Everywhere called upon the Regents to reject this partnership. Read the press release here.
April 6, 2019: San Francisco Chronicle - Doctors demand UCSF break ties with Catholic hospital over abortion, trans care
San Francisco Chronicle: Transgender man sues over Eureka hospital’s refusal to perform hysterectomy
March 21, 2019: ACLU files lawsuit on behalf of Oliver Knight who was denied care at St. Joseph Hospital in Eureka, California.
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Read Oliver’s story here.