Court Issues Injunction Blocking Contraception Coverage Under Obamacare

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(KTVI) – A victory for a St. Louis company that sued over the health care law.  A federal appeals court granted a preliminary injunction to temporarily block mandatory coverage of birth control.

The 8th US Circuit Court of Appeals issued the injunction on behalf of Frank O’Brien and his company, O’Brien Industrial Holdings, LLC.

O’Brien, who is a devout catholic, claimed in his suit the requirement infringes on his religious beliefs.

At least three dozen similar lawsuits are filed nationwide.

Lt. Governor Kinder Praises 8th Circuit Injunction Against Obamacare Contraception Mandate

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