(UPDATED) Do for-profit corporations have religious rights? Justices will consider cases of Hobby Lobby (which won) and Conestoga Wood Specialties (which lost).
November 26, 2013
Religious right to a clean conscience outweighs government's desire to increase access to contraceptives, says Penn. ruling.
November 22, 2013
Major provider of church health benefits takes on federal government for the first time.
October 16, 2013
If not, many others are ready to ask the high court whether for-profit companies have religious freedom.
October 4, 2013
(UPDATED) Justice Department won't oppose small-business injunctions, upping the odds that Supreme Court will weigh in on employer-provided contraceptives.
July 19, 2013
(UPDATED) The contraception mandate has been postponed until January 2015, but that could mean trouble for business owners with pending lawsuits.
June 28, 2013
New info on 'fetal pain' national ban, Geneva College vs. HHS contraceptive mandate, Iran house churches, and more.
June 19, 2013
Question takes center stage as appeals courts consider contraceptive mandate lawsuits, including Hobby Lobby's.
May 24, 2013
The "morning-after pill" is the center of healthcare reform fight and a federal judge's order that it be available over the counter.
April 5, 2013
Michigan judge decides Tom Monaghan likely to succeed on his religious freedom claim.
March 15, 2013
Court rules that 'extensive exemptions' prevent the mandate from being considered 'generally applicable.'
March 11, 2013
Many people believe that what is legal is right. An interview with C. Everett Koop.
February 26, 2013
The former Surgeon General also spoke about abortion, contraception, and the health care crisis.
February 25, 2013
The government protects citizens' religious rights, but what about a corporation's?
February 1, 2013
HHS drops controversial definition of religious employer, but rules for nonprofits and for-profit companies are mostly as previously announced.
February 1, 2013
(Updated) Craft chain 'discovered a way' to 'postpone' massive tax penalty as it fights HHS mandate in court.
January 11, 2013
Ruling Roundup: For-profits seeking injunctions against HHS have 10-3 winning record.
January 7, 2013
CT rounds up end-of-year lists from around the web.
December 31, 2012
Hobby Lobby loses a second legal round, but small recycling company wins.
December 21, 2012
Promises to "never enforce" current HHS rule against Wheaton College or similar religious employers. But is it a real victory?
December 19, 2012
Federal government makes 'binding commitment' to 'never enforce' current mandate against religious employers.
December 19, 2012
Lawsuit by Catholic billionaire Tom Monaghan brings total number of legal challenges to more than 40.
December 18, 2012
LifeWay survey finds widespread support for free birth control under Obama Administration's Affordable Care Act.
December 4, 2012
Eight Circuit temporarily blocks enforcement of HHS mandate.
November 30, 2012
(UPDATED) Fourth Circuit tosses Liberty's challenge to entire HHS employer mandate.
November 26, 2012
Many suing over the HHS contraception mandate are doing so "despite, not because of, the culture war aspect."
November 19, 2012
(Updated) Lawyers: "The government ... knows how ridiculous it sounds arguing that a Bible publisher isn't religious enough to qualify as a religious employer."
October 3, 2012
The California- and Indiana-based schools join Wheaton College, others in suing over health care law.
August 23, 2012
The college president explains why it's is suing, and why now.
July 18, 2012
Mandate "would force the College to violate its religious beliefs or pay," school says.
July 18, 2012
Evangelicals need to reckon with the empirical evidence of what the sexual revolution has wrought.
July 2, 2012
Funding of soon-to-close Generation Forum by pro-contraception group draws criticism from World Magazine and Manhattan Declaration.
June 26, 2012
Churches discussing contraception with singles isn't about giving up. It's about being in a relationship with them.
April 27, 2012
Reducing abortion is a noble and urgent goal. This is the wrong way to do it.
April 25, 2012
Mandate has evangelicals and Catholics finding common ground on ethics—and strategy.
April 13, 2012
A recent proposal by the administration tries to address previous religious freedom concerns.
March 23, 2012
The effort to tarnish religious freedom concerns as sexism is clever but wrong.
February 17, 2012
The burden to cover contraception shifts to the insurance companies, but an earlier exemption for religious groups will not change.
February 10, 2012
An open letter to evangelical Christians.
February 8, 2012
Protestants are increasingly joining Catholics in protesting Health & Human Services mandate.
February 3, 2012