“Who could possibly oppose such a reasonable law?”

More bishops back signature gathering for parental notification initiative in their dioceses Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles and Oakland Bishop Salvatore Cordileone have joined a growing chorus of California prelates urging Catholics to get behind qualifying a parental notification measure for the November 2012 ballot. The initiative, sponsored by Californians for … [Read more...]

“Good social policy”

Second bishop authorizes signature gathering in parishes for parental notification initiative Another California bishop has given his approval for signature gathering in diocesan parishes in an effort to qualify a parental notification measure for the November 2012 ballot. According to a statement posted on the diocesan website, Sacramento Bishop Jaime Soto has designated … [Read more...]

“Tremendous help for our campaign”

Bishops back parental notification initiative; signature gathering expected at parishes across the state California’s bishops have endorsed a proposed statewide initiative that, if approved by voters, would give parents of girls 17 and younger the right to be informed before a physician could perform an abortion on their daughter. The endorsement was announced by the … [Read more...]