Little Sisters of the Poor

Little Sisters of the Poor face Ginsburg, Sotomayor, Kagan
Justice Alito brings up Hobby Lobby

The world’s most tenacious nuns were back at the Supreme Court on Wednesday morning, when the justices heard oral arguments in the latest round of the nearly eight-year saga surrounding the Affordable Care Act’s onerous contraception

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Little Sisters of the Poor face Ginsburg, Sotomayor, Kagan
Justice Alito brings up Hobby Lobby
2020-05-08T19:54:18-07:00

Little Sisters of the Poor closing San Pedro rest home
Jeanne Jugan Residence has been open since 1979; sisters are seeking someone to buy the property

The Little Sisters of the Poor announced Tuesday that they will be withdrawing from the Jeanne Jugan Residence in San Pedro, where they have resided for the last four decades.

“As part of

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Little Sisters of the Poor closing San Pedro rest home
Jeanne Jugan Residence has been open since 1979; sisters are seeking someone to buy the property
2020-02-20T12:02:38-08:00

Ninth Circuit: No exception for Little Sisters of the Poor
California-based federal appeals court rules 2-1 that Trump administration exemptions from birth control mandate for religious groups violates Affordable Care Act

A federal court in California on Tuesday blocked the Trump administration’s efforts to except religious organizations from the Obamacare requirement that employers provide birth control to their employees as part of their health insurance coverage.

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Ninth Circuit: No exception for Little Sisters of the Poor
California-based federal appeals court rules 2-1 that Trump administration exemptions from birth control mandate for religious groups violates Affordable Care Act
2019-10-23T12:54:42-07:00

Little Sisters of the Poor can intervene in California challenge to contraception mandate exceptions

On December 29, 2017, Judge Haywood Gilliam granted the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Residence’s petition to intervene in California v. Trump. California and four other states have obtained a preliminary injunction in this case;

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Little Sisters of the Poor can intervene in California challenge to contraception mandate exceptions2018-01-03T11:46:03-08:00