Judge Rejects ACLU Ploy To Make Catholic Hospital Sterilize Women

The latest American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) effort to impose its secular progressive values on religious institutions faltered this week.

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Ernest Goldsmith rejected the left-leaning group’s emergency motion to force a Northern California Catholic hospital to allow post-partum tubal ligation on a woman due to deliver her kid around January 28.

In his virtually unnoticed procedural ruling Tuesday Goldsmith said the ACLU should file a regular motion for an injunction against Dignity Health, according to the Court press office.

The ACLU of Northern California hopes to arrange a hearing next week for that purpose, says spokeswoman Leslie Fulbright.

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