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Jacob Sullum on Religious Objections to Obamacare's Contraceptive Mandate


For many Americans, says Senior Editor Jacob Sullum, religion is something you do on weekends and holidays. For others, it is the central organizing principle of life. That split, Sullum argues, helps explain the dispute over Obamacare's requirement that businesses pay for their employees' contraceptives, which is the focus of two cases the Supreme Court agreed to hear last week.