What Difference Does It Make? ACA Contraceptive Mandate Struck Down

November 1, 2013

The District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals struck down the mandated coverage of contraception under the Affordable Care Act as an issue of religious freedom. According to the Court:

“…We must determine whether the contraceptive mandate imposed by the Act trammels the right of free exercise … as protected by the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. We conclude it does.”

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