Supreme Court Returns ACA Contraceptive Case to Lower Courts
June 1, 2016
On May 16, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court sent seven related cases challenging the ACA’s contraceptive coverage mandate back to the lower courts to be reconsidered. In these cases, nonprofit religious employers challenged the self-certification requirement under the accommodations approach, arguing that it infringes upon their religious liberty. This ACA Compliance Bulletin provides an overview of the Supreme Court’s decision.