16 July 2013
First Published in The Baltimore Sun
The 'threat' of free services for pregnant women
Marta Mossburg says an abortion-rights agenda is driving city's harassment of Greater Baltimore Center for Pregnancy Concerns
Marta H. Mossburg
1:04 PM EDT, July 16, 2013
It's not enough to tell a woman who enters a crisis pregnancy clinic in Baltimore City that she will not be able to have an abortion there. A center must post a sign to share the information — or at least that is what City Council members voted for in 2009.
The law is on hold pending yet another court decision. The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals earlier this month rejected for technical reasons a previous decision that overturned the law on freedom of speech grounds, and sent the case back to lower court.