“OHSU unequivocally informed its employees seeking religious exceptions that they must choose between receiving a COVID-19 shot that would violate their sincerely held religious beliefs or lose their jobs.”
“Pfizer is apparently trying to make the process of being approved for a religious exemption difficult.”
Governor Janet Mills threatens to enact COVID restrictions on churches.
“Title VII of the Civil Rights Act prohibits EMC from discriminating against its employees based on their sincerely held religious beliefs…”
Liberty Counsel’s clients are slated to be suspended today.
“These heroes voluntarily gave up everything to defend us and now we must honor them and not threaten them with discharge.”
The word “Christian” on the application alone triggered the censorship.
Gov. Pritzker must have a judicial declaration to keep him from imposing restrictions on churches and places of worship again.
These plaintiffs are standing up against the state’s attempt to ignore federal law and remove religious exemptions and accommodations from COVID shot mandates for health care workers.
“It is encouraging that Florida Governor DeSantis has appointed a like-minded surgeon general and secretary of health who looks at science and facts and is not motivated by the fear mongering that we have experienced during COVID.”
The six health care workers that Liberty Counsel represents, as well as numerous others, have been denied religious exemption requests with a generic email claiming that accommodating patient-facing employees would cause Riverside an “undue hardship.”
Illinois law dictates that employees at Southern Illinois Healthcare have the fundamental right to determine what medical care to accept and refuse.
“Texas Children’s Hospital has no legal authority to deny any employee’s sincerely held religious belief regarding a COIVD injection.”
Many of these heroes do not want to inject an experimental substance associated with aborted fetal cells into their bodies.
“God governs in the affairs of man. And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without his notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without His aid?” – Ben Franklin
For months, health care employees have worked every day with reasonable accommodations and history underscores that the state and the employers can continue to provide accommodations.
The city cannot deny the Christian flag because it is “Christian” and allow every other flag to fly on its flagpoles.
“Lehigh Valley Health Network cannot violate federal and state law and deny religious exemptions for these shot mandates.”
The CDC has endorsed ivermectin for Afghan refugees. It’s not some obscure drug that is only used for livestock.
“This is a great victory for all health care workers in New York who have sincerely held religious objections to the COVID shots.”
“Religious organizations have the right to make a good faith determination of who qualifies as their ‘ministers.’
“We will not rest until all of California’s discriminatory schemes are removed and churches and pastors no longer face enormous fines and threats of jail.”
The U.S. Supreme Court and numerous federal appeals courts have recognized that government entities may recognize Christmas as a holiday and may maintain Christmas displays that include both religious and secular symbols.
“In total, Liberty Counsel has gone to the U.S. Supreme Court five times since May 2020 on behalf of churches.”