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Analysis In Hobby Lobby contraceptive case, arguing about kosher butchers

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Posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 5:15 pm

WASHINGTON — For 20 or so minutes last week, the issue of religious freedom was cast as a struggle between working women and Muslim and Jewish butchers.

The pointed questions posed March 25 to the Obama administration’s chief lawyer by three U.S. Supreme Court justices got to the heart of whether businesses have the same constitutional religious protections as individuals.

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