Lawsuit filed against HealthSource RI over abortion coverage

PROVIDENCE – An HIV-positive man has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Rhode Island because he said HealthSource RI forces him to pay for women’s abortions as a condition to obtain health insurance through the state exchange. The lawsuit, Doe v. Burwell, was filed in federal court this week, according to a press…

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  1. So, when will be okay for the rest of us to descriminate against these phoney god people because I find their lifestyle and belief system to be offensive and against my belief system? I mean, this must work both ways. I think we need to start filing lawsuits against these folks because I should be able to provide the health insurance I want to individulas in my shared community, including abortions, because I hold this faith deeply in my heart as well. BRING IT ON PHONEY CHRISTIANS!!!