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Catholic Charities Gay Adoption

Illinois Catholic Charities Ends Adoption Lawsuit

Waymon Hudson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Waymon Hudson

While the end of Catholic Charities' adoption contract lawsuit is a victory for the equal application of the law and state services, the fight over civil rights and equality between LGBT Americans and powerful religious organizations is far from over.

Catholic Charities Abandons Thousands of Children Instead of Adopting to LGBT Parents

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

Over and over again, the Catholic dioceses have made the conscious decision to abandon orphans and foster children rather than place them in loving, forever homes, based on nothing in their actual belief system.

Catholic Charities Drop Gay Adoption Suit Against State

Posted 11.15.2011 | Chicago

The months-long legal saga in Illinois concerning whether several Catholic Charities agencies can continue to deny adoption and foster care placements...

Catholic Charities Could Block Adoptions For Couples In Civil Unions

Posted 07.05.2011 | Chicago

One of the largest adoption agencies in Illinois is threatening to turn away couples with civil unions, despite state law demanding they do otherwise....