Government Faults Standing, Religious Infringement Issues In Family’s ACA Case
(April 18, 2016, 12:18 PM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — A family lacks standing, evidence of a redressable injury or infringement on religious exercise in a case challenging the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) contraceptive mandate, the government told a federal judge in a March 24 memo supporting summary judgment (Paul Joseph Wieland, et al. v. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, No. 13-1577, E.D. Mo.).
(Memo in support available. Document #93-160420-005B.)
As a benefit of his employment with the State of Missouri as a member of the House of...