No. A153662.

39 Cal.App.5th 1155 (2019)

EVAN MINTON, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. DIGNITY HEALTH, Defendant and Respondent.

Court of Appeals of California, First District, Division Four.

September 17, 2019.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Covington & Burling, Christin Haskett and Lindsey Barnhart ; ACLU Foundation of Northern California, Elizabeth O. Gill and Christine P. Sun ; ACLU Foundation of Southern California, Amanda Goad and Melissa Goodman ; American Civil Liberties Foundation and Lindsey Kaley ; for Plaintiff and Appellant.

Julie Wilensky and Asaf Orr , for National Center For Lesbian Rights and twelve additional nonprofit organizations as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Plaintiff and Appellant.

Dune Tangri , Benjamin B. Au , Laura E. Miller , Lauren E. Kapsky , Francisco J. Silva , Long X. Do and Lisa Matsubara for the California Medical Association as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Plaintiff and Appellant.

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, Barry S. Landsberg , Harvey L. Rochman , Joanna S. McCallum and Craig S. Rutenberg and David L. Shapiro for Defendant and Respondent.

Greene & Roberts, Stephen J. Green, Jr. ; Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, Mark E. Chopko and Jennifer Gniady for the Catholic Health Association of the United States and Alliance of Catholic Health Care as Amicus Curiae on Behalf of Defendant and Respondent.


Plaintiff Evan Minton appeals the dismissal of his complaint against defendant Dignity Health, doing business as Mercy San Juan Medical Center, after the court sustained Dignity Health's demurrer without leave to amend. He contends the court erred in concluding that...

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