The Hobby Lobby Solution. Cardozo law professor Marci Hamilton describes and praises Washington State’s solution to nullify the discriminatory effect of the U. Supreme Court’s decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.
With Mondays decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby the careful balance between protecting religious liberty and maintaining the rule of law in a pluralistic society has been upended. Employers who object to birth control on religious grounds may now refuse to comply with federal rules requiring them to include contraceptive care in their health plans. The rights of the employer now trump the rights of the employee.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, whose Hobby Lobby Dissent made me think (briefly) that maybe the whole world might not be going to hell in a handbasket. The 8 Best Lines From Ginsburg's Dissent on the Hobby Lobby Contraception Decision