“With a bald theocratic imposition of abortion restrictions into Missouri state law, and a continued expansion of religious privilege and exemption, Missouri lawmakers are going to be forced to accept that there are religious perspectives, just as deeply-held, that may directly contradict their own religious beliefs and directives,” the Temple’s spokesperson, Lucien Greaves, said in a statement.
The woman in the new lawsuit, filed Feb. 28, is a Missouri resident who attempted to get an abortion in St. Louis, according to the complaint. Like the woman in the Supreme Court case, she is identified only by an alias, “Judy Doe.”
If you’d like to donate on behalf of Judy, you can do so right here. The default amount is $6.66.