We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Birth-Control Challengers Tell 7th Circuit Mandate Violates Beliefs

Mealey's (June 12, 2015, 8:23 AM EDT) -- SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s contraceptive mandate is a regulatory scheme imposing belief-violating requirements that the court cannot permissibly judge, religious groups told the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 5, 2014 (Grace Schools and Biola University Inc. and Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Inc., et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., Nos. 14-1430, 14-1431, 7th Cir.).

(Grace Schools’ appellee brief available. Document #93-140625-006B.)

The plaintiffs told the court that the two cases involve the question of...
To view the full article, register now.