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In each of the major cases, a now conservative-dominated court may move American constitutional law in a new direction.

The Supreme Court begins its annual term on Oct. 4, 2021, with a packed agenda highlighted by three claims of violations of constitutional rights: One is about religious rights, a second is about gun rights, and the biggest case this year is a challenge to abortion rights. Read more»

The Supreme Court unraveled an appeal Monday by religious nonprofits that do not want to complete insurance forms about their objections to covering contraception for employees. Read more»

In oral arguments Wednesday, religious groups contend that just signing a form to facilitate access to birth control violates their rights. Read more»

We believe that everyone in our community has the right to live the life they want without the government, politicians or their employer interfering in their personal decisions. In Southern Arizona, we stand by our values. That's why I am fighting to preserve a woman's right to make her most personal health care decisions and to ensure that all Southern Arizonans have the right to marry the one they love. Read more» 3

When for-profit corporations get the same privileges that have historically been given to religious groups that feed the hungry and care for the sick, religion itself is cheapened and devalued. Read more»

The Supreme Court’s decision on contraceptives and employer health plans could affect companies and workers far beyond Hobby Lobby and the other plaintiffs. But nobody seems to know how far. Read more»

State laws and an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ruling may come into play. Read more»

Pro-life protesters celebrate outside the Supreme Court after it ruled that business owners cannot be forced to provide certain contraceptive coverage to employees if it conflicts with their religious convictions.

Reaction was swift to the Supreme Court's ruling that businesses cannot be forced to provide workers' contraceptive coverage, if it conflicts with the owners' religious beliefs. Supporters hailed it as a victory for religious rights, while opponents saw it as a setback for women's rights. Read more»

Federal and state lawmakers must ensure that religious liberty is not used as a force to discriminate or impose costs on others. Read more» 1

A sharply divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that at least some for-profit corporations may not be required to provide contraceptives if doing so violates the owners’ religious beliefs. Read more»

This term, the Supreme Court will rule on whether the religious beliefs of the owners of Hobby Lobby Stores, a for-profit, secular corporation, can be used as justification to deny the company’s employees the contraceptive health coverage they are entitled to under the Affordable Care Act. Read more» 1