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Case Name Wheaton College v. Sebelius FA-IL-0013
Docket / Court 1:13-cv-08910 ( N.D. Ill. )
State/Territory Illinois
Case Type(s) Speech and Religious Freedom
Special Collection Contraception Insurance Mandate
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Equal Protection
Establishment Clause
Free Exercise Clause
Freedom of speech/association
Content of Injunction
Preliminary relief granted
Defendant-type
Jurisdiction-wide
Discrimination-basis
Religion discrimination
General
Abortion
Contraception
Public benefits (includes, e.g., in-state tuition, govt. jobs)
Religious programs / policies
School/University policies
Plaintiff Type
Non-profit religious organization
Private Plaintiff
Causes of Action Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. ยงยง 551 et seq.
Bivens
Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
Religious Freedom Rest. Act/Religious Land Use and Inst. Persons Act (RFRA/RLUIPA)
Defendant(s) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Plaintiff Description Christian liberal arts college in Illinois opposed to ACA contraception mandate
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Preliminary injunction / Temp. restraining order
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
Order Duration 2014 - 2015
Case Ongoing Yes
Case Listing FA-DC-0002 : Wheaton College v. Sebelius (D.D.C.)
FA-FL-0003 : Ave Maria University v. Sebelius (M.D. Fla.)
Docket(s)
1:13-cv-08910 (N.D. Ill.)
FA-IL-0013-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/12/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
FA-IL-0013-0003.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/13/2013
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order and Opinion denying motion for prelim. injunction [ECF# 62] (N.D. Ill.)
FA-IL-0013-0004.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/23/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Sp. Ct. granting temporary injunction pending respondent's response] (134 S.Ct. 2898 / 190 L.Ed.2d 32)
FA-IL-0013-0001.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 06/30/2014
Source: Supreme Court website
Order denying plaintiff's emergency motion for reconsideration [ECF# 72] (2014 WL 3034010) (N.D. Ill.)
FA-IL-0013-0005.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 06/30/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order [Ct. of App. ECF# 6586715] (2014 WL 3034614)
FA-IL-0013-0009.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 06/30/2014
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order in Pending Case [Sp. Ct. granting injunction pending appeal] (134 S.Ct. 2806 / 189 L.Ed.2d 856)
FA-IL-0013-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 07/03/2014
Source: Supreme Court website
Opinion [Ct. of App. ECF# 86] (791 F.3d 792)
FA-IL-0013-0010.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 07/01/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Notification of Docket Entry [ECF# 96]
FA-IL-0013-0008.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/02/2015
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Order Granting Permanent Injunction and Declaratory Relief [ECF# 119] (N.D. Ill.)
FA-IL-0013-0011.pdf | Detail
Date: 02/22/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Judges Breyer, Stephen Gerald (SCOTUS, First Circuit)
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Dow, Robert Michael Jr. (N.D. Ill.)
FA-IL-0013-0004 | FA-IL-0013-0005 | FA-IL-0013-0008 | FA-IL-0013-0011 | FA-IL-0013-9000
Ginsburg, Ruth Bader (SCOTUS, D.C. Circuit)
FA-IL-0013-0002
Hamilton, David Frank (S.D. Ind., Seventh Circuit)
FA-IL-0013-0009
Kagan, Elena (SCOTUS)
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Posner, Richard Allen (Seventh Circuit)
FA-IL-0013-0009 | FA-IL-0013-0010
Scalia, Antonin (SCOTUS, D.C. Circuit)
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Sotomayor, Sonia (Second Circuit, SCOTUS, S.D.N.Y.)
FA-IL-0013-0001 | FA-IL-0013-0002
Williams, Ann Claire (Seventh Circuit, N.D. Ill.)
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Keim, Adele A. (District of Columbia)
FA-IL-0013-0003 | FA-IL-0013-9000
Poland, Christian Mark (Illinois)
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Rienzi, Mark (District of Columbia)
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Defendant's Lawyers Newton, Emily Sue (District of Columbia)
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Saltman, Julie Shana (District of Columbia)
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Other Lawyers Amiri, Brigitte A. (New York)
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Chaiten, Lorie (Illinois)
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Lee, Jennifer (New York)
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Mach, Daniel (District of Columbia)
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Muniz, Richard (Illinois)
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