Domino's Founder Urges 6th Circ. To Back ACA Exemption
By Jeff Sistrunk
Law360, Los Angeles (September 9, 2013, 10:06 PM ET) -- The founder of Domino's Pizza on Monday urged the Sixth Circuit to uphold a preliminary injunction exempting him from implementing the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate at an office complex he owns, saying the mandate is a clear violation of religious freedoms.
In a brief, Thomas Monaghan said the lower court had been right to exempt his Domino's Farm Corp. from enforcing the mandate under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and said the Sixth Circuit should uphold the grant of injunctive relief. U.S. District Judge Lawrence...