Catholics Sue Over Health Care Law In Pa

10.09.13 | Bob Price

The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is suing to block enforcement of the birth control mandate in Obama-care. Facing a Jan. 1 deadline to meet new federal health insurance requirements,  the Diocese says forcing a faith-based group to cover "abortion-inducing drugs, sterilization and contraception is a violation of religious liberty.  Last year, A federal dismissed the diocese's  claims, saying that the Affordable Care Act had not yet harmed the church and  citing "clear and concrete steps" the government was taking to accommodate  religious organizations.