Supreme Court Sides With Trump in Birth Control Opt-Out Case

The government had estimated that the rule changes would cause at least 70,000 women to lose contraception coverage in one year.

  • Published 8 July 2020

[template id="245201"] WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with the Trump administration in its effort to allow employers who cite religious or moral objections to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women as required by the Affordable Care Act. The high court on Wednesday said 7-2 the administration acted properly when it made the change, which lower courts had blocked. "We hold today that the Departments had the statutory authority… Read at AP News