medi-share http://wfpl.org en Judge Sets Hearing in Christian Health Care Group Controversy http://wfpl.org/post/judge-sets-hearing-christian-health-care-group-controversy <p>The dispute between a Christians-only health plan and the Kentucky state government will result in a court hearing later this month.</p><p>Medi-Share is a Florida-based ministry. Members can pay into the plan, then withdraw funds to pay medical bills. The state Supreme Court has classified Medi-Share as an insurance company that is not allowed religious exemptions to state law. Recently, <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/tea-party-joins-fight-between-state-and-christian-health-sharing-group">the dispute garnered the attention of local tea partiers</a>, who&nbsp;took Medi-Share&#39;s side.</p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 21:22:05 +0000 Gabe Bullard & The Associated Press 1233 at http://wfpl.org Judge Sets Hearing in Christian Health Care Group Controversy