December 28, 2012

Supreme Sotomayor Won't Block the Pill Mandate

Steve Ertelt, Life News

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has refused to act favorably on an emergency appeal Hobby Lobby stores filed to stop enforcement of the HHS mandate against it.

After a federal court denied a request to temporarily stop enforcement of the abortion pill mandate against the Christian-operated business Hobby Lobby, it took its HHS mandate lawsuit to the Supreme Court. Late yesterday, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor denied its request to block the mandate and the millions of dollars in fines it will be subjected to starting January 1 for not complying.

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TAGGED: Hobby Lobby, Contraception, Religious Liberty, Sonia Sotomayor

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