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Xavier University To End Insurance Coverage For Birth Control

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The president of the Catholic university says the decision was prompted by national debate over a provision in President Barack Obama's health care law that requires insurers to provide such coverage.
8:16AM
April
3, 2012

The president of the Catholic university in Cincinnati says the decision was prompted by national debate over a provision in President Barack Obama’s health care law that requires insurers to provide such coverage.

Ohio Joins Lawsuit Over Birth Control Mandate

7:33AM
February
24, 2012

Ohio is joining six other states in filing a legal challenge to a mandate for church-owned institutions to offer insurance coverage for birth control.

Ohio Churches Denounce Birth Control Mandate

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Catholic churches around Ohio say they will not obey with a mandate to offer free birth control to employees of many church-owned institutions. The mandate covers hospitals, universities, and other institutions whose purpose is not expressly religious.
8:26AM
January
30, 2012

Catholic churches around the state are criticizing the federal government’s decision to require many church-operated institutions to offer employees access to free birth control.

Should Churches Have To Comply With Birth Control Mandate?

Posted: January 30, 2012

The Catholic Church is protesting a mandate for some institutions to offer free birth control to employees.