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Friday, February 8, 2013

Catholic Bishops Reject White House Compromise on Contraceptive Coverage Mandate

Surprise, surprise....

The New York Times: Bishops Reject Birth Control Compromise, by Robert Pear:

The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops on Thursday rejected the latest White House proposal on health insurance coverage of contraceptives, saying it did not offer enough safeguards for religious hospitals, colleges and charities that objected to providing such coverage for their employees.

The bishops said they would continue fighting the federal mandate in court. . . .

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/reproductive_rights/2013/02/catholic-bishops-reject-white-house-compromise-on-contraceptive-coverage-mandate.html

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