Colorado Federal Judge Finds ACA Birth Control Mandate Burdens Christian College

Mealey's (June 12, 2015, 11:16 AM EDT) -- DENVER — Saying the ease with which a Christian college can opt out of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) contraceptive mandate ignores that that the school finds facilitating such coverage “religiously repugnant,” a Colorado federal judge on June 20, 2014, enjoined application of the statute (Colorado Christian University v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 13-2105, D. Colo.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 84234).

(Opinion available. Document #93-140723-003Z.)

Colorado Christian University, which provides health care coverage for its employees and students, filed suit in the...
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