Va. OKs same-sex adoption hurdle

WSLS 10: We have a right under federal and state law to make decisions consistent with our religious beliefs,” said Krystal Thompson, CEO of Commonwealth Catholic Charities, which placed 375 children in foster homes and handled 85 adoptions last year. “Virginians should not have to ask permission to perform faith-based acts of charity,” said Austin Nimocks, a lawyer with the national Alliance Defense Fund.