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Obama Administration Asks Judge To Clarify Health Ruling
Posted on 18 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. - (AP) The Justice Department asked a federal judge in Florida on Thursday to tell states that they must continue to enact the Obama administration's health care overhaul despite the judge's ruling that the law is unconstitutional... Read More

20 States Ask Judge To Throw Out Obama Health Care Law
Posted on 17 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. - (AP) Attorneys for 20 states fighting the new federal health care law told a judge Thursday it will expand the government's powers in dangerous and unintended ways. The states want U.S. District Judge Roger Vinson to issue a summary... Read More

Florida Judge Strikes Down Obama Health Care Overhaul
Posted on 31 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. - (AP) A federal judge ruled Monday that the Obama administration's health care overhaul is unconstitutional, siding with 26 states that sued to block it. U.S. District Judge Roger Vinson accepted without trial the states' argument... Read More

States' Suit On Obama Health Plan May Go To Trial
Posted on 14 Sep 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. - (AP) A federal judge says he likely will let go to trial portions of a lawsuit by Florida and 19 other states challenging the president's health care overhaul as unconstitutional. Full version available to lexis.com subscribers ... Read More