Federal Judge Reverses Decision, Grants Preliminary Injunction In Health Act Case

Federal Judge Reverses Decision, Grants Preliminary Injunction In Health Act Case

OKLAHOMA CITY - Following instructions from the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, an Oklahoma federal judge on July 19 reversed a previous decision and granted a preliminary injunction in favor of the arts and craft company Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. and its owners, halting the implementation of a mandate contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) related to the provision of birth control as it relates to the plaintiffs (Hobby Lobby Stores Inc., et al. v. Kathleen Sebelius, et al., No. 12-1000, W.D. Okla.).

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