Government Tells Judge Objectors Lack Basis To Challenge ACA Accommodation

Mealey's (June 24, 2015, 1:03 PM EDT) -- TAMPA, Fla. — The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) contraceptive mandate accommodation effectively exempts objectors who would have no religious reason to oppose disclosing their insurer, the government told a federal judge in Florida on June 8. On June 22, the plaintiffs told the court that the government miscasts their claims and tries to portray the law as one of general applicability despite exemptions covering millions of employees (Christian and Missionary Alliance Foundation Inc., et al. v. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, et al., No. 14-580,...
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