Religious freedom will be at stake at the highest court again this Fall. Justices agreed to hear an appeal from Catholic Social Services, with regard to the city of Philadelphia’s new policy barring the organization from the city’s foster-care initiative.
NEW: Supreme Court to hear major religious rights case over Philadelphia's decision to bar Catholic agency from foster care program because of group's ban on same-sex couples— Lawrence Hurley (@lawrencehurley) February 24, 2020
Pro-religious freedom organization Becket Law is counsel to Catholic Social Services. The group says that Philadelphia’s policy is discriminatory, based on Catholic Social Services’ views on marriage.