Judge Enjoins ACA Birth Control Mandate, Excludes Future Regulations
Mealey's (June 15, 2015, 1:28 PM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma federal judge on Nov. 19, 2014, enjoined application of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) contraceptive mandate against Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. but limited his judgment to the regulation as it existed at the time of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the issue (Hobby Lobby Stores Inc., et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 12-1000, W.D. Okla.).
(Order available. Document #93-141126-019R.)
Hobby Lobby Inc., Mardel Inc. and the companies’ owners David Green, Barbara Green, Steve Green, Mart Green...