Posts Tagged ‘ Little Sisters Of The Poor ’

Little Sisters Of The Poor Appeal To The Supreme Court

Aug 28th, 2015 | By

This week, 20 states and a diverse array of organizations filed amicus curiae briefs in support of the Little Sisters, asking that the Supreme Court agree to hear their case. These groups included the Cato Institute, the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, a group of Orthodox Jewish Rabbis, the Christian Legal Society, the Independent Women’s Forum, the Association of American Physicians & Surgeons, the Southern Baptists, the American Center for Law and Justice, and a group of law professors.



Little Sisters Of The Poor: A Further Order, Or Not?

Jan 27th, 2014 | By

Two groups of the Little Sisters — one in Denver, the other in Baltimore — have been challenging the Affordable Care Act’s so-called “contraceptive mandate.”

. . . Justice Sotomayor, before the end of the evening on New Year’s Eve, issued a temporary injunction against enforcement of the mandate and the form-signing duty. Her order said explicitly that she was doing so “pending the receipt of a response and further order” by her or by the full Court.



Obama Regime Attacks Nuns Over Abortion Mandate

Jan 17th, 2014 | By
Obama never met an abortion he didn't like

Today, the free exercise of religion is under attack by the government. When Congress enacted the Affordable Care Act — I prefer to call it Obamacare, because it is President Obama’s brainchild, his signature legislation and because there is nothing affordable about it — members of Congress must have known that the law would impose obligations upon persons that would force them to engage in behavior in violation of their religious beliefs.



Pigs Are Flying: ‘USA Today’ Criticizes Obamacare Abortion Mandate

Jan 13th, 2014 | By

In the controversy surrounding Obamacare’s abortion mandate – even for religious groups – it is rare to see a liberal publication like USA Today take a swing at this attack on religious freedom.