Archbishop Lori joins lawsuit against HHS mandate
Mar 12 2014
Archbishop William E. Lori, the Archdiocese of Baltimore and Catholic Review Media (CRMedia) are part of a federal lawsuit filed March 12 to stop a Health and Human Services mandate under the Affordable Care Act they believe would require them to provide health insurance coverage for contraception, sterilization and abortion-inducing drugs.
Deadline for public comments on HHS mandate is April 8
Apr 04 2013
Archbishop William E. Lori, along with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, is urging Catholics to submit comments opposing the federal mandate, which they say violates Americans’ right to religious freedom outlined in the First Amendment.
Proposed rules fall short of meeting bishops’ concerns
Feb 07 2013
Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori, chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, told the Catholic Review that under the proposed rules, the mandate “reaches not only into the workplace, it reaches into the family structure.”