Trump rolls back Obamacare provision for free birth control - Rappler

The ruling expands "exemptions to protect moral convictions for certain entities and individuals whose health plans are subject to a mandate of contraceptive coverage" under Obamacare. Agence France-Presse · @afp. Published 5:03 PM, October 07, 2017.

Trump: Companies, Organizations can Deny Birth Control Coverage - teleSUR English

The American Civil Liberties Union and the National Women's Law Center both said they will sue the federal government. The Trump administration will allow companies and organizations to opt out of paying for birth control for women based on religious ...

ACLU sues Trump over rollback of Obamacare birth control mandate - Press TV

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) says it will sue President Donald Trump's administration over its decision to roll back birth control mandate issued by the Obama administration under the Affordable Care Act. The ACLU argues in its lawsuit ...

US President Donald Trump expands birth control exemption for employers - DeathRattleSports.com

The US government has allowed more employers to opt out of providing insurance to cover women's birth control. Some hail the measure as a “religious freedom” win, while others say it harms women's health care. A package of birth control pills (picture ...

Donald Trump rolls back access to free birth control introduced in Obamacare - Sky News

Millions of women who had the cost of their contraception reimbursed under the Affordable Care Act could be affected. 07:41, UK, Saturday 07 October 2017. The American Civil Liberties Union says it will sue the US government over the birth control.

Citing religious freedom, Trump backing off Obama-era rules - Bradenton Herald

Leaders of social conservatives are expressing elation over President Donald Trump's decisions on two issues they see as tied to religious freedom. Trump is allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control for workers. His administration is ...

California sues Trump over birth control mandate rollback - The Tribune

California State has sued President Donald Trump's administration arguing that its rollback of a requirement for employers to provide contraceptive coverage to workers is unconstitutional and unlawfully targets women, the media reported. The lawsuit ...

Dropping birth control coverage puts women's health at stake - KTAL

(CNN) - The Trump administration on Friday issued new rules making it easier for employers to drop birth control coverage on religious grounds. Besides undermining a carefully drawn policy that has helped 55 million women, these rules threaten to ...

ACLU, Massachusetts file lawsuits over Trump rollback of Obamacare birth control mandate - Washington Examiner

The American Civil Liberties Union and the Massachusetts attorney general said they will sue the Trump administration over its decision Friday to roll back Obamacare's birth control mandate. The lawsuit decisions come as other advocacy groups and ...

California files lawsuit against Trump administration's new rules for birth control - Xinhua

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed a lawsuit Friday afternoon against the federal government's Interim Final Rules issued in the morning allowing employers to interfere with birth control insurance for ...

What The Birth Control Roll Back Means For You - WFMY News 2

Coverage for free birth control wasn't always required of employers. It became a rule under President Obama's Affordable Care Act, under a contraceptive mandate that officially went into effect for employers in August 2012. But the mandate was always ...

Indiana leaders respond to federal government's decision to scrap contraception mandate - Indiana Daily Student

The Trump administration announced Friday it will reduce Obama-era mandates on employers to include contraception in their health insurance coverage. Opponents of the requirement argued it violated the religious freedom of employers. The rules ...

Texas lawmakers, businesses react to rollback of Obamacare birth control mandate - Dallas News

After the Trump administration dialed back a controversial mandate in the Affordable Care Act that required companies to cover birth control in their health plans, Texas lawmakers had strong reactions and businesses are seeking clarity on what it all ...

'This is wrong, it's outrageous': Washington state leaders, advocates respond to Trump's birth-control rule - Seattle Times

The new rule allows employers and insurers to be exempt from providing contraceptives based on religious and moral objections. Share story. By. Ryan Blethen. Seattle Times staff reporter. The Trump administration's new rule allowing insurers and ...

AG Herring Leads Coalition Opposing Trump's Contraception Coverage Rollback - NBC 29 News

RICHMOND (October 6, 2017) - Attorney General Mark R. Herring, along with Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, is leading a coalition of 18 attorneys general warning the Trump administration that it should expect legal action over its ...

Trump administration narrows Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate, women's access to free birth control - The Denver Post

The Trump administration issued a rule Friday that sharply limits the Affordable Care Act's contraception coverage mandate, a move that could mean many American women would no longer have access to birth control free of charge. The new regulation ...

California sues Trump over rollback of birth control rules - 89.3 KPCC

California's attorney general sued the Trump administration Friday over new rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming moral or religious objections, joining a flurry of lawsuits by other states and ...

California sues Trump administration over changes to Obama-era birth control coverage rule - Los Angeles Times

California sued the Trump administration Friday, claiming it unlawfully discriminated against women in its decision to limit an Obama-era rule that requires employers to provide for contraceptives in their health insurance plans. The lawsuit filed in ...

Birth control coverage rule rolled back - MyAJC

The Trump administration rolled back the federal requirement for employers to include coverage of birth control in their health insurance plans, vastly expanding exemptions for those that cite moral or religious objections. (Ruth Fremson/The New York ...

Trump offers broad leeway to employers to drop birth control coverage - Gears Of Biz

The Trump administration issued new rules Friday to make it easier for employers to refuse to provide insurance coverage for certain birth control methods if they claim to have moral objections to contraception. The Affordable Care Act required all ...