Michigan “Conscience Act” Would Allow Student Counselors to Reject Gay Clients

Michigan

Michigan’s GOP-controlled House passed a bill on Friday, June 15, so that student counselors don’t have to give counseling to gay people, women who have had abortions or anyone else rendered morally unpalatable by their religious beliefs. HB 5040, or the Julea Ward Freedom of Conscience Act, reads: A bill to protect the right of a student to assert […]