18 Nov '11, 8am

New Jersey Nurses Fight Against "Assisting" In Abortions | Care2 Causes

For the twelve nurses filing a lawsuit against the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey, the issue is cut and dried. The hospital’s same day surgery center is forcing them to participate in assisting with abortions, against their moral objections and despite a federal law stating that they can opt out because of the conscience clause. But the hospital says it is following federal guidelines, no one is being forced to assist with the procedure and that they aren’t breaking any laws. Who’s right? It depends how you define “assist.” Two nurses explain their objections , and the words that they use make all of the difference in the world. One states, “We come from different backgrounds but we all have the same conviction that we do not want to help in the killing that happens in abortion.” But another says, “No nurse should be forced to violate her religious or m...

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