Top Court Vacates ACA Birth Control Ruling, Remands Case

Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 9:56 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on April 27 granted two Catholic groups’ petition for certiorari and vacated a Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive mandate did not substantially burden religious beliefs. The court remanded the case for further consideration in light of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. (573 U.S. __ [2014]) (Michigan Catholic Conference, et al. v. Burwell, Sec. of H&HS, et al., No 14-701, U.S. Sup.).

(Orders list available. Document #93-150429-011R.)...
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