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Professor Hoffman Comments on Federal Mandate to Provide Birth Control to Employees in Ventura County Star Article


‚ÄčFebruary 18, 2013 -- Professor Allison Hoffman commented on the inclusion of¬†Catholic institutions in a federal mandate to provide free birth control for employees. Her comments appear in a Ventura County Star article.

Allison Hoffman, a UCLA law professor, argued the battle lines are drawn over whether contraceptive services are one of the most important benefits insurance can cover, with the government backing that assertion and some faith-based groups opposing it. She said religious employers are wearing blinders to the reality that their workers use birth control.

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