In a lawsuit filed by medical staff regarding an Illinois university system’s coronavirus vaccine mandate,
the first settlement in the nation has been reached, alleging that healthcare workers were discriminated against because they were denied religious exemptions from the company’s vaccine mandate.
“NorthShore will also change its unlawful ‘no religious accommodations’ policy to make it consistent with the law, and to provide religious accommodations in every position across its numerous facilities,” and…
“Let this case be a warning to employers that violated Title VII. It is especially significant and gratifying that this first classwide COVID settlement protects health care workers.”– Mat Staver, Liberty Counsel Chairman
On Friday, Liberty Counsel, in a social media post, declared that the settlement was a “HISTORIC WIN FOR MEDICAL FREEDOM!”
“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”-Martin Luther King Jr