[JURIST] US Supreme Court [official website] Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued an emergency temporary injunction [order, PDF] on Tuesday blocking the enforcement of the contraception mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) [text; JURIST backgrounder] against the religious group Little Sisters For the Poor [advocacy website]. Little Sisters filed a motion [text, PDF] for an emergency injunction Tuesday after the US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit [official website] declined to issue an injunction [order] earlier that...

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