A Grand Rapids federal judge has halted a new state policy that bans state contracts with foster and adoption agencies that refuse to work with gay couples. District Judge Robert Jonker wrote in his Thursday opinion. The opinion comes none too soon for St. Vincent, whose contract for adoption services with the state expires on Monday. Shortly after taking office, Nessel agreed to change state policy so contracts with agencies that refused to work with gay couples would be terminated. Vincent must choose between its traditional religious belief, and the privilege of continuing to place children with foster and adoptive parents of all types," Jonker wrote.
Religious adoption agency can't exclude gay parents, judge rules
Gay Adoption - Record, History of Views, Statements
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Click here to visit:. NewsMax - Romney to the Rescue - Apr Over two years after the supreme court's decision to legalize gay unions, after the democrat dominated state legislature's continued refusal to pursue overturning the decision with an amended state constitution, the Bishops over Catholic charities announced they would stop providing adoption services in order to prevent being forced to adopt children to gay couples.