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FILE - In this June 17, 2019 file photo, The Supreme Court is seen in Washington. The Supreme Court will consider Trump administration rules expanding religious, moral exemptions from contraceptive coverage.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Court to look anew at health care law birth control rules

Jan. 17, 2020 4:51 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider allowing the Trump administration to enforce rules that allow more employers to deny insurance coverage for contraceptives to women. The justices agreed Friday to yet another case stemming from President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, this time about...

Supreme Court will consider Trump administration rules expanding religious, moral exemptions from contraceptive coverage

Jan. 17, 2020 3:35 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court will consider Trump administration rules expanding religious, moral exemptions from contraceptive coverage.
This Dec. 6, 2019 photo shows, Cami Thomas in Milwaukee. Thomas is policy and advocacy director of Maroon Calabash which describes itself as a black radical reproductive justice organization run by doulas, who provide guidance and support to pregnant women. She says reproductive health should be about

Wisconsin’s Catholic hospitals limit reproductive procedures

Dec. 21, 2019 1:06 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — When Ascension’s St. Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee announced it would cut back services in 2018, residents of the surrounding Sherman Park area protested. The predominantly black, low-income neighborhood already faced its share of challenges. Nearly a third of residents in the ZIP...

Two new in-vitro centers open in Worcester

Dec. 10, 2019 9:22 PM EST

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Marissa and Justin Moran were ready to start their family, after their close friendship that began at Clinton Elementary School finally led to marriage three years ago. But it wasn’t as easy as they thought it would be. “In the fifth grade, I got in trouble after I...