31 May '12, 9am

Dispatches From The War On Women: Religious Liberty Trumps Effective Rape Prosecution | Care2 Causes

While I can appreciate the impact of a title such as "Religious Liberty Trumps Effective Rape Prosecution' as much as the next person, I think that a little reading "comprehension" might be in order, for both the author of this piece and those reading it. No where (other than the fertile imagination of the author) did I read anything about the attending doctor refusing to treat the rape victim because of his own religious beliefs. What I DID read, as did Kristin L., and a pitifully few others, was that there was no qualified SANE nurse on staff, trained to collect evidence which would stand up in court so that her attacker could be prosecuted and so she was sent to a hospital where there was one. By what feat of convoluted reasoning did that turn into religious liberty trumping effective rape prosecution?? Aren't there enough REAL instances of blatant discrimination regard...

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