Dominoâ€™s Pizza owner wins injunction on birth control mandate
Federal District Court Judge Lawrence P. Zatkoff issued the decision Sunday, less than two days before the policy would have taken effect and exposed Monaghan to fines for non-compliance.
â€śPlaintiff has shown that abiding by the mandate will substantially burden his exercise of religion,â€ť Zatkoff wrote.
â€śThe government has failed to satisfy its burden of showing that its actions were narrowly tailored to serve a compelling interest. â€¦ This factor weighs in favor of granting Plaintiffsâ€™ motion.â€ť