Critics of religious freedom laws often argue they are used to discriminate against LGBTQ people and only protect a conservative Christian worldview
By ARLEIGH RODGERS Associated Press/Report for America
December 27, 2022
INDIANAPOLIS -- Cara Berg Raunick watched with bafflement as Indiana's Republican legislators took less than two weeks to debate and pass an abortion ban that the governor signed quickly into law.
The women’s health nurse practitioner from Indianapolis was struck by just how frequently faith was cited in the arguments as reason to ban the medical practice. But Berg Raunick, who is Jewish, said those views go against her beliefs.