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The Thomas More Society is a national not-for-profit law firm dedicated to restoring respect in law for life, family, and religious liberty. Headquartered in Chicago, the Thomas More Society fosters support for these causes by providing high quality pro bono legal services from local trial courts all the way up to the United States Supreme Court. For more information, visit


Thomas More Society, has filed a suit on behalf of 18 non-profit pregnancy centers across the state whose pro-life message would be hindered by the newly signed abortion law.  In July 2016, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the state law, which altered the Healthcare Right of Conscience Act, requiring, medical personnel to provide written information about, or at least transfer or refer patients to providers who offer abortion and sterilization procedures. Read complete story at One News Now here.

Read the additional coverage of the Conscience Case:

PJ Star: Health Centers Sue Gov. Rauner Over Abortion-Notification Law
Life Site News: Pregnancy Centers Fight Illinois Law Forcing Them to Promote Abortion
Northern Public Radio: Health Centers Sue Rauner Over Abortion-Notification Law

Also in the news:

Thomas More Society is one of the activist groups supporting nationwide pro-life marches against Planned Parenthood. Read the complete story at The Washington Post here.

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