Hot News Stories (11/26/13)Posted: November 26, 2013
ABC News (USA)
Supreme Court Justices will meet behind closed doors today to discuss several challenges to the Affordable Care Act’s so-called contraception mandate. We could hear as early as today whether the court will step in and hear one of the cases. It is very likely that it will.
Boston Globe (Boston, MA)
A national anti-choice group is pressing Rhode Island’s health insurance marketplace to offer plans that deny coverage for abortion services, saying that failing to do so is ‘‘blatantly violating’’ the rights of those who object to the procedure.
Lansing State Journal (Lansing, MI)
A controversial initiative that would require women to buy an additional rider on their health insurance if they wanted abortion coverage is one short step away from going to the Michigan Legislature where it is likely to easily become law.