Supreme Court Says Trump Can Roll Back Access to Birth Control Under the Affordable Care Act

Posted In: News Date:Jul 9th, 2020

In a 7-2 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld sweeping Trump administration exemptions to the Affordable Care Act’s birth control mandate that could imperil access to no-cost contraceptives for thousands of women.

Written by Justice Clarence Thomas, the majority opinion — in two consolidated cases, and

"failed to provide the protection for contraceptive coverage."