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Vol 23 No 4 April/May 2018

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Religious Liberties for Corporations?: Hobby Lobby, the Affordable Care Act, and the Constitution


ISBN13: 9781137484673
Published: November 2014
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £47.00



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This engaging book provides a comprehensive analysis of the issues in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, the blockbuster legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act regulation that requires employer-sponsored health plans to provide contraceptive coverage.

Through a series of debates between advocates on both sides of the case, the book tackles questions such as: whether for-profit corporations can assert religious-exercise claims under the First Amendment or federal law, whether businesses with religious objections to certain contraceptives should be exempt from coverage requirements, and what the consequences are of the Supreme Court's June 2014 ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby.

This case will be discussed for years to come, and the spirited debate between the authors provides fascinating and informative food for thought to scholars, students, and the public as they grapple with fundamental questions of corporate personhood, religious liberty, and health care policy.

Subjects:
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Contents:
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1. What Rights Do Corporations Have?
2. Corporate Personhood and Religious Liberty
3. The Broader Implications of Hobby Lobby: Is There a Slippery Slope?
4. The Ruling: What Does It All Mean?
Conclusion
Bibliography