Notre Dame Sues HHS Again Over ACA Birth Control Mandate

Law360, New York (December 3, 2013, 4:09 PM EST) -- The University of Notre Dame on Tuesday took a second crack at the Affordable Care Act’s contraception mandate, reiterating its claim that the rule is an unlawful government intrusion into the school’s freedom to practice religion.

In January, an Indiana federal judge threw out the university’s first lawsuit, filed in May 2012, holding that the Catholic school’s claims weren’t ripe because the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Department of Labor and U.S. Department of the Treasury were in the process of amending the...
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