Judge Refuses Philadelphia Archdiocese ACA Injunctive Relief Request
Mealey's (June 12, 2015, 10:50 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — Catholic plaintiffs misconstrue the effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) opt out, which does not trigger contraceptive coverage by third parties, a Pennsylvania federal judge held June 26, 2014, in denying injunctive relief (Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, et al. v. Sylvia Burwell, in her official capacity as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, et al., No. 14-3096, E.D. Pa.).
(Opinion available. Document #93-140723-005Z.)
On June 2, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and...