Sotomayor Temp BLocks Contraception Mandate
The new of the day. Sonia Sotomayor halts contraceptive rule.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor late on New Year’s Eve blocked Obamacare’s requirement that a care facility for the elderly run by Catholic nuns provide contraception coverage to its employees.Don't read too much into this for the future. But for now, good news.
In her order, Sotomayor blocked the government from enforcing the requirement on the Denver home until further notice from the Supreme Court. The government has until Friday at 10 a.m. to respond.
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