Wash­ing­ton state sues over new Trump birth-con­trol rules

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Wash­ing­ton state sued U.S. Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump on Mon­day over his de­ci­sion to let more em­ploy­ers claim­ing re­li­gious or moral ob­jec­tions opt out of pro­vid­ing no-cost birth con­trol to women. State At­tor­ney Gen­eral Bob Fer­gu­son, who suc­cess­fully sued to block Trump’s ini­tial travel ban early this year, an­nounced his lat­est law­suit on Mon­day, three days af­ter the new rules were is­sued.

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