Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Religious Liberty Triumphs Over OCare

By Jonathan Tobin
December 16, 2013

The administration just received its sternest judicial rebuke yet.

The U.S. Supreme Court will eventually settle this question. But until that happens lower courts still have the ability to bring down financial ruin upon dissenters against the mandate. Though liberals have attempted to spin this issue as one in which church-run agencies (in this case, two high schools and two health-care systems) or private employers are imposing their beliefs on their employees, in fact it is the government that is forcing believers and faith-based institutions to violate their beliefs.