Little Sisters of the Poor

Contraception Mandate Delay Granted

Josh Gerstein and Jennifer Haberkorn, Politico

The Obama Administration cannot enforce Obamacare’s contraception requirements against a Catholic nuns’ order for the time being, if the nuns tell the gov't they object to providing that coverage, SCOTUS ruled Fri.

DOJ Rejects Nuns' Argument on Contraception Mandate

Benjamin Goad, The Hill

The Obama admin. offered a vigorous defense of Obamacare's "birth control mandate," disputing as unfounded the religious challenge that led a SCOTUS justice to partially block the provision.

Is the ObamaCare Contraception Mandate Kaput?

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's ruling in favor of the Little Sisters of the Poor's request for a delay in the ObamaCare contraception mandate is a good sign, but no guarantee the Supreme Court will throw-out ObamaCare or the contraception mandate on religious freedom grounds.