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11th Circuit Finds PPACA's Individual Mandate Unconstitutional
Posted on 12 Aug 2011 by Cheryl Keely

ATLANTA - (Mealey's) A split 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on Aug. 12 reversed summary judgment involving the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act but said the health care reform law's mandate that American buy health insurance... Read More

Florida Goes Further Than Most in Opposing Health Care Reform Law
Posted on 11 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Florida wasted no time in challenging the federal health care reform overhaul, filing a lawsuit just minutes after President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law last year. Twenty-five other states joined that suit, which... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal: Health Care Reform Law Doesn't Halt Major Rate Hikes
Posted on 5 Feb 2013 by State Net

One of the main objectives of the Affordable Care Act was to stem the rising cost of health insurance for American consumers. But that hasn't stopped health insurance companies from seeking and obtaining big premium increases across the country. In... Read More

Judge Who Found Health Reform Law Unconstitutional Issues Stay to Government Pending Appeal
Posted on 6 Mar 2011 by Cheryl Keely

PENSACOLA, Fla. - (Mealey's) A Florida federal judge who declared the federal health care reform law unconstitutional responded March 3 to a federal government motion to clarify by issuing a stay pending an immediate appeal ( State of Florida, et... Read More