In early March, DignityUSA filed Amicus Briefs in two lawsuits challenging Catholic institutions’ claims of “ministerial exemptions” in the termination or mistreatment of three employees. In the US Supreme Court cases of St. James School v. Estate of Kristen Biehl and Our Lady of Guadalupe School v. Agnes Morrissey-Berru, the schools in question claimed “ministerial exemption” in terminating a Catholic laywoman and a non-Catholic woman, respectively, both teachers, due to disability and age. In Koenke v. St.
Since many in the Dignity community are in groups considered high risk if they contract the corona COVID-19 virus, the Board and staff are urging everyone to follow public health and other official directives for your area. Please reach out to friends and community members, especially those who may be isolated. A phone call from you may really brighten someone’s day!
March 18, 2020.The challenges facing the world right now with the corona virus are overwhelming and eclipsing all other news, but important events continue to occur that merit our attention. This is one of them.