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Supreme Court to decide
Obamacare birth control mandate

Washington Times, by Tom Howell Jr.

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Posted By:scottyboy, 11/26/2013 12:10:30 PM

The Supreme Court set up another showdown over President Obama’s health care law on Tuesday by taking on a pair of cases that challenge an administrative rule requiring many for-profit companies to insure birth control. Hobby Lobby stores and Conestoga Wood Specialties are among dozens of large firms with religiously devout owners who say the “contraception mandate” tied to the Affordable Care Act infringes on their right to religious freedom. The Obama administration asked the high court to review the issue after a federal appeals court in Colorado found in favor of Hobby Lobby, an Oklahoma-based crafts franchise, setting up a closely

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Maybe they´ll get it right this time....although I´m not optimistic.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: columba, 11/26/2013 12:17:09 PM     (No. 9630145)

A court of judges is only as good as the morals of the judges thereon. This decision will indeed be a test ... but not of law but of character.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: droopydog, 11/26/2013 12:23:32 PM     (No. 9630156)

Roberts will make something up...completely constitutional.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: tobias, 11/26/2013 12:50:21 PM     (No. 9630200)

They had to take this case, the lower courts ruled it is unconstitutional, if it was left alone the lower courts ruling would be the law. Now the Supreme court will stall and then rule that the law follows the constitution.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 11/26/2013 1:29:19 PM     (No. 9630283)

Few of us have faith in the Supreme´s Court ability to rule based on the Constitution. We
have seen this movie before and it did not end well. This group makes law, it does not rule on the law.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 11/26/2013 2:18:18 PM     (No. 9630404)

I fault only John Roberts for the mess we are in. The 3 conservative justices and the somewhat reliable Anthony Kennedy did NOT pass legislation from the bench. Only Roberts did that. IMO he should be impeached but Petulant Obama would put in someone worse.

The worst fix you can be in is when doing the right thing will make the situation worse. I would like to do the right thing but in this case cannot bring myself to do so. I wonder how God views such a pickle?

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