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Cross on American flag Health and Human Services created the new Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom last year with the primary goal of defending religious freedom.(Photo: Shutterstock)

A new rule from the Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights not only provides more backing to health care workers choosing to refuse to participate in services that don’t line up with their religious beliefs, it also sharpens the thrust of that office’s mission.

Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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