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Kansas files brief supporting Hobby Lobby
Witchita Eagle [Kansas], by Bryan Lowry

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Posted By:mitzi, 2/2/2014 12:33:24 AM

TOPEKA — Kansas has filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Hobby Lobby Inc., an Oklahoma-based retail chain challenging the Affordable Care Act’s requirement that employers cover emergency contraceptives. Hobby Lobby founder and CEO David Green, a Christian, has objected to the regulation based on his religious principles. The Kansas Attorney General’s Office said the issue is not contraceptives but religious liberty. In a statement, Attorney General Derek Schmidt said the Constitution protects businesses that want to base policies on religious teachings. “This is true whether it is the [plaintiffs in this case] operating their businesses

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A few days about 19 Dem Senators filed an amicus brief siding with the administration. Kansas filed in favor of Hobby Lobby. There are more than 81 amicus briefs filed. About 2/3 are in support of Hobby Lobby - according to Becket Fund as reported a recent issue of National Catholic Register.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/2/2014 12:59:14 AM     (No. 9715400)

Why is it that the Muzlims were given a waiver first thing and everybody else has to sue ?



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Reply 2 - Posted by: steph_gray, 2/2/2014 1:19:32 AM     (No. 9715406)

I like Kansas!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/2/2014 1:27:14 AM     (No. 9715409)

Thank God there´s companies and organizations willing to stand up to this wicked evil government that´s been taken over by Satan.This has nothing to do with contraceptives for the left but simply punishing people that have faith.The left would much rather you have faith in them than the Creator.Nobody should be forced by the government to participate in the culture of death the left relishes so much.

This is no different than the debate about embryonic stem cell research the left was pushing in 2004.The science was pure speculation but even then they got a perverted kick out of destroying an embryo.

California fell for the crap and floated a $3 billion bond to finance the research.The first thing they wanted to do was build a $400 million facility out of the money,no doubt to be built by unions.It´s hard to believe that real scientists wouldn´t heavily consider rejections form the transplanted cell.

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