Bill In The News (Crisis):
SB 360, also known as Senate Bill 360, a proposal requiring priests in California to break the sacramental seal of confession, was placed on hold by its sponsor, State Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo), on 9 June, right before a hearing on the bill. For months before the vote, activists in California, across the nation, and even in Rome raised their voices against SB 360, securing a victory against this gross violation of religious liberty and Catholic practice.
At the national level, activists like Bill Donohue of The Catholic League also moved swiftly. “I dropped everything and moved with dispatch,” says Donohue, who recognized the dire threat posed by legal impositions upon a sacrament of the Church. READ MORE HERE