Chapters of CC
LAWSUITS IN PROCESS
The following federal lawsuits are currently being prosecuted by THE COUNSELOR CORPS:
Roe v. Aware Woman Filed 7/9/99. Abortion patient sues Aware Woman under FACE for forcibly holding her on the table against her will thus preventing her egress (a FACE violation) from a FACE "facility." [Middle District of Florida, Orlando Div.]
Raney v. City of Melbourne, FL Filed 4/7/99. A pro-life counselor sues City of Melbourne for 4,000 violations of FACE for "attempting to intimidate" (a FACE violation) him 4,000 times in a FACE "facility." [Middle District of Florida, Orlando Div.]
Raney v. Aware Woman Filed 10/1/97. Pro-life counselor sues abortion clinic for violations of the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act (FACE) law. [Middle District of Florida, Orlando Div.]
Sienkiewicz v. Hart Filed 2/7/00. FACE-protected referral counselor Ray Sienkiewicz sues several people under civil FACE for interfering with his counseling at the abortion facility at 3900 Broadway in Ft. Myers, Florida. These people include an abortion clinic worker, the Ft. Myers chief of police, a U. S. Attorney (now an 11th circuit appellate judge), the Attorney General of the U. S., and the President of the U. S.
Smith v. McDougall Filed 7/28/99. Pro-life Sheriff McDougall is pressured to stop the sidewalk counseling occurring at a Ft. Meyers abortion clinic and gets sued under FACE when he succumbs to the pressure. [Middle District of Florida, Ft. Meyers Div.]