IL Law Forces Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortion, Now Their Case Is Finally in Court


A 2016 Illinois law mandates that pro-life doctors and pregnancy centers must not only refer patients for abortions but also talk about the alleged benefits.

“This law is really about the government of Illinois attempting to coerce individuals who are medical professionals and pro-life pregnancy centers, to compel them to say something that violates their deeply held religious convictions regarding life,” said Alliance Defending Freedom attorney Kevin Theriot.

The law has been on hold since a year after it passed while pro-lifers pursue a legal challenge. After six long years, they finally had their day in court before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

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