Belmont Abbey College Sues Obama Admin

Belmont Abbey College is run by Benedictine monks. It’s good to know that they’re ready for a fight.

Belmont, North Carolina, November 11, 2011 ( – Belmont Abbey College, a Catholic college located in North Carolina, has launched a lawsuit against the Obama administration over the pending abortifacient contraceptive mandate.

The Becket Fund, which is representing Belmont Abby, argued in a press release that the narrow religious exemption has forced Belmont Abbey into the situation of having to choose between holding to its religious beliefs or providing its employees and students with health insurance.