Editorial: Religious freedom and contraception

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Ryan Colby 202-349-7219 media@becketlaw.org

Chicago Tribune, February 3, 2013

The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty says the “proposed rule does nothing to protect the religious freedom of millions of Americans.” University of Virginia law professor Douglas Laycock tells us that any insurance company offering a policy to a Catholic university or hospital knows it will have to cover the cost of providing contraceptives to employees. The premiums it charges will reflect that cost.