Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Hobby Lobby

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Must my boss’s religious freedom trump my own?

    By Maya Paley

    July 17, 2014 | 12:02 pm

    On June 30, the United States Supreme Court enabled business owners to make decisions about their employees’ religious freedoms and reproductive and healthcare rights. The court once again expanded the powers of corporations in this country when it allowed Hobby Lobby, a for-profit...

  • U.S. birth control ruling fuels battle over corporate rights

    July 1, 2014 | 11:32 am

    The U.S. Supreme Court has opened up a new front in the battle over corporate rights by ruling that family-owned and other closely held corporations can mount religious objections to government action.

    Monday's decision came in a case in which companies sought an exemption to a...

  • Read Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg’s dissent on Hobby Lobby ruling

    June 30, 2014 | 11:12 am

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote a dissenting opinion on behalf of the liberal wing of the court.

    "In a decision of startling breadth, the court holds that commercial enterprises, including corporations, along with partnerships and sole proprietorships, can opt out of any law...

  • Supreme Court Strikes a Blow to Women’s Health

    By Susan Esther Barnes

    June 30, 2014 | 10:40 am

    Earlier today the Supreme Court dealt a startling blow to women’s health rights when it ruled that Hobby Lobby and other closely held companies can decide not to include coverage for certain types of birth control in their health insurance plans for employees.

    This means, for...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • ADL accepts Hobby Lobby apology

    October 4, 2013 | 10:52 am

    The Anti-Defamation League accepted an apology from the retailer Hobby Lobby for an employee’s alleged comment that the store “doesn’t cater to you people.”

    Hobby Lobby was mired in controversy after a blogger reported that the chain neglected to stock Hanukkah items. After...

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE