Docket for 13A691
No. 13A691
Title:
Little Sisters Of The Poor Home For The Aged, Denver, Colorado, A Colorado Non-profit Corporation, et al., Applicants
v.
Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al.
Docketed:December 31, 2013
Lower Ct:United States District Court for the District of Colorado
  Case Nos.:(13-cv-2611-WJM-BNB)

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dec 31 2013 Application (13A691) for injunction pending appellate review, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.
Dec 31 2013 UPON CONSIDERATION of the application of counsel for the applicants, IT IS ORDERED that respondents are temporarily enjoined from enforcing against applicants the contraceptive coverage requirements imposed by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 42 U. S. C. � 300gg-13(a)(4), and related regulations pending the receipt of a response and further order of Justice Sotomayor or of the Court. The response to the application is due Friday, January 3, 2014, by 10 a.m.
Dec 31 2013 Letter from counsel for applicants dated December 31, 2013, notifying the Court of supplemental authority received.
Dec 31 2013 Second letter from counsel for applicants dated December 31, 2013, notifying the Court of supplemental authority received.
Jan 3 2014 Response to application from respondents Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al. filed.
Jan 3 2014 Reply of applicants filed.
Jan 24 2014 Application (13A691) referred to the Court.
Jan 24 2014 The application (13A691) for an injunction having been submitted to Justice Sotomayor and by her referred to the Court, the Court orders: If the employer applicants inform the Secretary of Health and Human Services in writing that they are non-profit organizations that hold themselves out as religious and have religious objections to providing coverage for contraceptive services, the respondents are enjoined from enforcing against the applicants the challenged provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and related regulations pending final disposition of the appeal by the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. To meet the condition for injunction pending appeal, applicants need not use the form prescribed by the Government and need not send copies to third-party administrators. The Court issues this order based on all of the circumstances of the case, and this order should not be construed as an expression of the Court�s views on the merits.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioners:
Mark L. Rienzi Catholic University of America(202) 319-5140
Columbus School of Law
3600 John McCormack Road, NE
Washington, DC  20064
Party name: Little Sisters Of The Poor Home For The Aged, Denver, Colorado, A Colorado Non-profit Corporation, et al.
Attorneys for Respondents:
Donald B. Verrilli Jr. Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
Party name: Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al.