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Sociologist Christian Smith–a believing scholar at Notre Dame, formerly at UNC–has spent most of his career systematically surveying American religious beliefs. A prolific author, he is perhaps best known for his 2005 book (coauthored with Melinda L. 726 more words
In most of the cases it decides, the Supreme Court is what it presents itself as: a court of law. The justices apply preexisting rules and standards set forth, for example, in the Constitution and statutes passed by Congress, to a dizzying array of human and institutional behaviors. 808 more words
Tuesday evening, senior Obama Administration officials said that since they lost in the Supreme Court ruling about the contraception mandate, the Administration will release a revamped religious exemption for Obamacare’s mandate to provide contraceptives to employees at no cost.
(CNN) — The Obama administration announced revisions to the Obamacare contraception mandate so that nonprofit religious organizations can opt out of signing a release form to avoid covering birth control and workers for those nonprofits are able to obtain separate contraception coverage without a copay. 369 more words