Vermont Prescription Drug Data Mining Law Struck Down

Vermont Prescription Drug Data Mining Law Struck Down

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) States cannot stop drug manufacturers and data-mining companies from using information about the prescription drugs individual doctors like to prescribe, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The court voted 6-3 to strike down a Vermont data-mining law aimed at controlling health care costs by boosting the use. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.