An Indiana-based vehicle lighting manufacturer is the latest company to challenge the Obama administrationâ€™s abortion-pill mandate in court.
Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) attorneys and allied attorneys filed a federal lawsuit Monday on behalf of Grote Industries against the mandate, which forces employers, regardless of their religious or moral convictions, to provide insurance coverage for abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization, and contraception under threat of heavy penalties.
â€śAmericans should be free to honor God at work, at home, and at church,â€ť says Indianapolis attorney Mike Wilkins, one of nearly 2,200 allied attorneys with ADF. â€śThey have the God-given freedom to live and do business according to their faith. Forcing them to surrender their faith in order to earn a living is unprecedented, unnecessary, and unconstitutional. The administrationâ€™s attacks on faith and business prove...
â€śNo woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously [using birth control] whether she will or will not be a mother.â€ť ~ Margaret Sanger
"Restricting access to such a basic health care service [birth control], which 99% of sexually experienced American women have used and 62% of American women are using right now, is out of touch with public sentiment." ~ Sandra Fluke
â€śBirth control must lead ultimately to a cleaner [less Christian, more anarchical, more pagan] race*.â€ť ~ Margaret Sanger