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Jeffrey Young

The IUD Is Getting More Popular In America. Here's Why

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 02.24.2015 | Business

A birth control method that works more than 99 percent of the time is making a comeback after all but disappearing from America in the 1980s and 1990s...

Religious Groups Again Challenge Obamacare's Birth Control Mandate

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 12.08.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — In the latest religious challenge to the federal health care law, faith-based organizations that object to covering birth control in t...

Jeffrey Young

Birth Control Is Free Under Obamacare, But Not Everyone Got The Memo

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business

One of Obamacare's biggest selling points for women is the guarantee of no-cost birth control, a new benefit that includes all forms of contraception ...

Shadee Ashtari

Missouri Lawmaker Suing Federal Government To Keep Daughters From Accessing Birth Control

HuffingtonPost.com | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

Missouri state Rep. Paul Wieland (R) and his wife, Teresa, are renewing their suit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services over the A...

Some Insurers Ignore Obamacare, Refuse To Cover Birth Control

Kaiser Health News | Michelle Andrews | Posted 08.22.2014 | Business

Provided by Kaiser Health News. How much leeway do employers and insurers have in deciding whether they’ll cover contraceptives without charge an...

Cool Things Corporations Can Do With Their New Religious Beliefs

The Second City Network | Posted 09.06.2014 | Comedy
The Second City Network

So hooray! Corporations are people! Religious, God-fearing folk, just like that sour old lady in the denim jumper who grimaces when she sees you buying pink citronella candles at the Walmart Express with your gay lover.

Hunter Stuart

14 More Companies That Likely Will Deny Employees Birth Control

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.01.2014 | Business

Hobby Lobby was just one of dozens of for-profit companies that challenged Obamacare's so-called contraception mandate, which requires companies with ...

Jeffrey Young

The Accidental Reason Companies Like Hobby Lobby Control Our Health Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 06.30.2014 | Business

The Supreme Court's ruling Monday that Hobby Lobby can refuse to cover contraception for workers is yet another reminder that our bosses have a lot of...

Hobby Lobby Still Covers Vasectomies And Viagra

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 07.02.2014 | Business

Hobby Lobby -- now free to drop emergency "morning after" pills and intrauterine devices from its workers' health insurance plans -- has given no indi...

Poll Shows Support For Birth Control Mandate On Eve Of Court Ruling

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2014 | Politics

By Joan Biskupic WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) - A majority of Americans oppose letting employers, based on their religious views, ex...

Supreme Court Poised To Rule On Obamacare Birth Control Mandate

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 07.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is poised to deliver its verdict in a case that weighs the religious rights of employers and the right of women ...

Supreme Court Weighing Obamacare Birth Control Coverage

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration and its opponents are renewing the Supreme Court battle over President Barack Obama's health care law in ...

Catholic Group Mounts New Obamacare Lawsuit

AP | BAILEY ELISE McBRIDE | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group of nearly 200 Catholic employers filed a new lawsuit in Oklahoma against the federal government Wednesday, hoping to st...

Rick Warren Says Birth Control Mandate Is 'Like Making A Jewish Deli Sell Pork'

The Huffington Post | Byron Kittle | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

Rick Warren, the noted evangelical Christian pastor and writer, said Wednesday that a provision in the Affordable Care Act requiring businesses to pro...

Notre Dame Files New Lawsuit Over Obamacare Birth Control Mandate

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The University of Notre Dame is suing the Obama administration over a federal mandate that its health insurance plans for st...

Shocking Cartoon Mocks Women Who Use Obamacare To Get Birth Control

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

A cartoon is claiming men can thank Obamacare for getting sexually transmitted diseases from "women who now get free birth control." The cartoon de...

Catholic Bishops Soften Earlier Threats Against Obamacare

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 11.23.2013 | Religion

(RNS) After a closed-door session at their annual meeting in Baltimore this month, the U.S. Catholic bishops issued an unusual “special message” r...

Obamacare Birth Control Mandate Struck Down

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 11.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided appeals court panel is siding with Ohio business owners who challenged the birth control mandate under the...

Laura Bassett

Ted Cruz Calls Birth Control 'Abortifacients'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Friday repeated the misguided conservative talking point that the birth control coverage rule included in Obamacare forces ...

Obamacare Challenge Smacked Down

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

* Pennsylvania firm filed religion-based challenge * Ruling differs from earlier opinion in another court * Conflicting ...

Hobby Lobby Steps Up Fight Against Obamacare

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 07.23.2013 | Business

DENVER -- In the most prominent challenge of its kind, Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. asked a federal appeals court Thursday for an exemption from part of th...

White House Fights Catholic Church Subpoena On Birth Control

Reuters | David Ingram | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, April 5 (Reuters) - The Obama administration has gone to court to try to block a subpoena from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York ...