Catholic Groups Seek Class Certification In Contraceptive Mandate Case

Mealey's (June 10, 2015, 10:11 AM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — A group of Catholic churches, schools and employers on April 17, 2014, asked an Oklahoma federal judge to certify four classes seeking to challenge the contraceptive mandate (The Catholic Benefits Association LCA, et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 14-240, W.D. Okla.).

(Memo supporting class certification available. Document #93-140423-023B.)

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Oklahoma City filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), HHS Secretary Kathleen...
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