HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > Legal > Baptist Universities Win Bid to Freeze HHS Mandate

Baptist Universities Win Bid to Freeze HHS Mandate 

December 30, 2013   In another blow against the Obama administration's contraceptives mandate, a Houston federal court ruled on Friday in favor of two Baptist universities, saying it is in the public's interest to protect the religious freedom of the schools.

East Texas Baptist University and Houston Baptist University were granted an injunction, which prevents the government from enforcing a mandate that requires coverage of abortion-causing drugs and devices in employees' health care plans.

Read more at: http://www.christianpost.com/news/baptist-universities-win-bid-to-freeze-hhs-mandate-111622/

 

Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Lake Forest Christian Broadcaster Norm Nelson offers his services to Iraq’s Peshmerga Forces

Dr. Norm Nelson, President and on-air host of Compassion Radio, a unique activist radio ministry heard daily on more than 1,000 outlets across...

Posted

FCC: Spectrum Auction Rules Fulfill Congressional Mandate, Despite NAB Claims

The National Association of Broadcasters filed a lawsuit Aug. 18 to challenge the rules outlined in FCC's May spectrum incentive order...

Posted

The Battle Over Government-Run Internet Heats Up at FCC

If Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler wants to stop states from blocking city-run broadband, he'll likely have to...

Posted

CEA: Discouraged at Broadcaster Auction Suit

The consumer Electronics Association is none too pleased with the National Association of Broadcasters' decision to sue the FCC over...

Posted

More News


Headlines