Government Asks Florida Federal Court To Nix Contraceptive Mandate Challenge
Mealey's (June 9, 2015, 4:46 PM EDT) -- MIAMI — The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides a simple opt-out procedure for employers with religious objections to the contraceptive mandate, and those with such objections should not be permitted to bar insurers from complying with the law, the government told a Florida federal judge in a March 10, 2014, motion to dismiss (Ave Maria School of Law v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 13-795, M.D. Fla.).
(Memo supporting motion to dismiss available. Document #93-140326-011B. Proposed amicus brief by the American Civil Liberties...