Aetna to pay $1.5 million in settlement with Missouri

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | 5:46 p.m. CDT; updated 2:27 p.m. CDT, Thursday, September 27, 2012

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri insurance regulators said Wednesday that insurer Aetna agreed to pay a $1.5 million penalty to settle allegations that the company violated requirements for health coverage of autism, contraception and abortions.