- ACLU sues US bishops over Catholic hospital ethics Updated: Dec-02-13 7:43 pm
- Fertility doctors aim to lower rate of twin births Updated: Dec-02-13 4:56 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a sweeping federal lawsuit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops over its ethical guidelines for Roman Catholic hospitals, arguing the directives were to blame for negligent care of a pregnant woman who went into early labor and whose baby died within hours.
BOSTON - In the five years since the "Octomom" case, big multiple births have gone way down but the twin rate has barely budged. Now fertility experts are pushing a new goal: One.