DC Archdiocese Takes Birth Control Mandate To High Court

Law360, Los Angeles (January 14, 2014, 4:40 PM EST) -- The Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington last week urged the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on whether the government can enforce the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate on nonprofit religious organizations. 

On Jan 8., less than two months after the high court agreed to hear a pair of similar cases concerning for-profit employers, the church asked the Supreme Court to take up its case before the D.C. Circuit hears its appeal of a D.C. federal court ruling that the contraception mandate doesn't violate nonprofit religious...
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