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Gay rights groups wary of Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling
Gay rights groups wary of Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling

Gay rights groups voiced cautious optimism Tuesday that this week's Supreme Court decision exempting some corporations from offering contraceptive coverage for female workers will not trigger a widespread assault on same-sex benefits or anti-discrimination laws protecting gays and lesbians in the workplace. But advocates emphasized that the full impact of the high court ruling, which Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg criticized in her dissent as one of "startling breadth," may not be known for years to come. "The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community watched this decision with bated breath," said Sarah Warbelow, legal director of the Human Rights Campaign, a...

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