Government argued it isn't responsible for Miracle Hill's refusal to work with same-sex couples and others
Court will decide whether child placement agencies that discriminate based on religion are entitled to taxpayer funds
Critics warn of longer waiting times for children seeking permanent placements and a possible economic backlash to the bill
Bill shrinks pool of available foster and adoptive parents in the name of protecting religious beliefs
Alphonso David says recent executive actions are trying to "erase" LGBTQ people and attack "the core of our identity"
Rule allows child placement agencies to receive taxpayer money while discriminating against prospective parents
A federal judge in Michigan has ruled that a Catholic adoption agency can refuse to place children with same-sex couples due to its religious beliefs,...
Lawmakers table an anti-trans student restroom bill and an anti-gay adoption bill that were part of the "Slate of Hate"
Bills would allow anti-LGBTQ discrimination by businesses, adoption agencies, and school districts
Court finds city's nondiscrimination policy did not violate a Catholic foster care agency's religious freedom
Waiver would allow agencies to discriminate against prospective foster parents based on a number of characteristics
State's largest LGBTQ organization believes law is unconstitutional, and will be introducing a repeal bill in January
Gov. Henry McMaster has asked for waiver allowing foster care agencies to refuse to place children with non-Christian or LGBTQ couples
A Catholic adoption service is suing the city because it can't discriminate against same-sex couples
Amendment would have allowed agencies to discriminate against prospective parents, especially same-sex couples