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Birth Control Mandate Against Some Religions
SYDNEY, Ohio (WKRC) -- Ohio business owners who challenged the birth control mandate under the new health reform law win a round in federal court.
Two brothers say the mandate to offer contraceptive coverage to their employees would make them violate their Roman Catholic beliefs.
The ruling came Friday from a divided appeals court panel in the District of Columbia. The panel says the mandate limits the right of free exercise of religion.
The brothers own a food and logistics company in Sydney. the issue will likely be resolved by the US Supreme Court.