Judge Grants Injunction, Dismisses Plaintiffs In Birth Control Suit

Judge Grants Injunction, Dismisses Plaintiffs In Birth Control Suit

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - A New York federal judge on Dec. 16 granted non-Diocesan plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment as to their Religious Freedom and Restoration Act (RFRA) claim and issued a preliminary injunction in their favor in a challenge to the birth control mandate contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) but granted the government's motion for summary judgment as to claims made by Diocesan plaintiffs (The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, No. 12-2542, E.D. N.Y.).

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