A pregnant woman who goes by the name of “Mary” (see what they did there?) says she plans to test the Hobby Lobby decision because the state’s 72-hour waiting period is a hardship for her. She is supported by area Satanists because:
As a religion, the Satanic Temple argues, its adherents could claim that state laws restricting access to abortions are undue burdens on their religious beliefs.
Might a judge agree with her? Missouri, a state with 6.1 million residents, has just one abortion clinic. This effort is part of the Satanists’ larger push against the religious exemption ruling from 2014.