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The Contraception Mandate Debate: Achieving a Sensible Balance
Columbia Law Review Sidebar (2014)
  • Alan E Garfield
A slew of secular for-profit businesses have sued seeking exemptions from the contraception mandate and many have succeeded in obtaining preliminary injunctions. This Essay explains why courts have found these claims credible under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act but contends that the Act’s underlying purpose is best served by denying these entities an accommodation.
  • contraception,
  • health insurance,
  • religious freedom,
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,
  • constitutional law
Publication Date
January 23, 2014
Citation Information
Alan E Garfield. "The Contraception Mandate Debate: Achieving a Sensible Balance" Columbia Law Review Sidebar Vol. 114 (2014)
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