An Indiana-based vehicle lighting manufacturer is the latest company to challenge the Obama administration‚Äôs 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.
‚ÄúAmericans should be free to honor God at work, at home, and at church,‚ÄĚ says Indianapolis attorney Mike Wilkins, one of nearly 2,200 allied attorneys with ADF. ‚ÄúThey 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 administration‚Äôs attacks on faith and business prove...
‚ÄúNo woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously [using birth control] whether she will or will not be a mother.‚ÄĚ ~ 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
‚ÄúBirth control must lead ultimately to a cleaner [less Christian, more anarchical, more pagan] race*.‚ÄĚ ~ Margaret Sanger