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Hobby Lobby: A Critical But Limited Ruling For Corporate Religious Exercise Claims

In Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., No. 13-354 (June 30, 2014), the Supreme Court ruled, by a 5 to 4 margin, that three closely-held corporations did not have to comply with a mandate promulgated by the Department of Health and Human … Continue reading

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Hobby Lobby in the Supreme Court: A Possible Compromise Ruling on the HHS Mandate

The Supreme Court heard oral argument today in two cases which raise the question whether corporations have a protected right under either the First Amendment Free Exercise Clause or the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) to refuse to provide insurance … Continue reading

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