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Court: New Health Law Doesn’t Infringe on Religious Freedom

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July 14, 2015, AP

The group that brought the lawsuit on behalf of the nuns and religious schools, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, said in a statement that it would appeal the decision to the U.S. Supreme Court.

“There is no reason the government cannot run its programs without hijacking the Little Sisters and their health plan,” Becket Fund lawyer Mark Rienzi said in a statement.