Appellate Court Decision Protects Free Speech Rights of Pro-Life Centers


The decision favors the Greater Baltimore Center for Pregnancy Concerns, who challenged a 2009 city ordinance that forced the center to post abortion signage in their waiting rooms


In a ruling seven years in the making, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the city of Baltimore to “lay down the arms of compelled speech” it had taken up against pro-life pregnancy centers, once and for all, last Friday. The decision upholds a series of previous rulings in favor of Greater Baltimore Center for…

* feature image courtesy James McNellis



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