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US Supreme Court Grapples with Scope of Health Care Mandate

Posted March 28th, 2012 at 2:35 pm (UTC-5)
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America’s top justices are considering what to do if they strike down the key provision of U.S. President Barack Obama’s health care reform law. The U.S. Supreme Court held its third and final day of arguments Wednesday on the law, examining whether parts of it should survive if the court determines the so-called “individual mandate” […]

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Final Supreme Court Debate Over Landmark US Health Care Law

Posted March 28th, 2012 at 11:30 am (UTC-5)
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The U.S. Supreme Court opened a third and final day of hearings Wednesday on President Barack Obama’s health care reform law. Wednesday’s arguments were examining whether the law should survive if a key provision is ruled unconstitutional. That provision is the so-called “individual mandate,” requiring Americans to purchase health insurance or face a financial penalty. […]

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Final Supreme Court Debate Over Landmark US Health Care Law

Posted March 28th, 2012 at 7:35 am (UTC-5)
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The U.S. Supreme Court will spend a third and final day Wednesday hearing arguments about whether the entire U.S. health care reform law should survive if a key provision is ruled unconstitutional. Tuesday’s debate focused on the so-called “individual mandate,” requiring every American to purchase health insurance or face a financial penalty. Supporters say it […]

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Landmark US Health Care Law Faces Crucial Court Session

Posted March 27th, 2012 at 5:00 pm (UTC-5)
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The conservative justices on the U.S. Supreme Court have questioned a key provision of the U.S. health care reform law, raising doubts about whether the government can require Americans to purchase insurance. The oral arguments Tuesday were the second of three days on President Barack Obama’s signature domestic policy, the Affordable Care Act. Justice Antonin […]

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Landmark US Health Care Law Faces Crucial Court Session

Posted March 27th, 2012 at 3:05 pm (UTC-5)
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The conservative justices on the U.S. Supreme Court have questioned a key provision of the U.S. health care reform law, raising doubts about whether the government can require Americans to purchase insurance. The oral arguments Tuesday were the second of three days on President Barack Obama’s signature domestic policy, the Affordable Care Act. Justice Antonin […]

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Landmark US Health Care Law Faces Crucial Court Session

Posted March 27th, 2012 at 12:05 pm (UTC-5)
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The U.S. Supreme Court is holding another day of discussions on whether a key provision of President Barack Obama’s health care reform, the individual mandate, is permitted under the U.S. Constitution. Tuesday is the second of three days of arguments on Mr. Obama’s signature domestic policy. Under the law, nearly every American will be required […]

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Landmark US Health Care Law Faces Crucial Court Session

Posted March 27th, 2012 at 8:35 am (UTC-5)
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The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Tuesday on whether the key provision of President Barack Obama’s historic heath care reform effort, the individual mandate, is permitted under the U.S. Constitution. Under the law, nearly every American will be required to buy a health insurance plan beginning in January 2014, or face a financial penalty. […]

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US Supreme Court Completes Day One of Health Care Arguments

Posted March 26th, 2012 at 1:50 pm (UTC-5)
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The Supreme Court has completed its first day of arguments on President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, a landmark case that could affect the lives of nearly every American. During the nearly 90-minute hearing Monday, the justices’ intensive questioning indicated that a legal issue with the potential to derail the case will not stand in […]

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US Supreme Court Begins Hearing on Landmark Health Care Case

Posted March 26th, 2012 at 11:50 am (UTC-5)
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The Supreme Court began hearing arguments Monday on President Barack Obama’s divisive health care overhaul, a landmark case that could affect the lives of nearly every American. Supporters of the measure say the provision is needed to spread the cost of health care among all Americans. Opponents are arguing the measure violates the Constitution and […]

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US Health Care Battle Moves to Supreme Court

Posted March 26th, 2012 at 4:00 am (UTC-5)
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President Barack Obama’s divisive health care law comes before the U.S. Supreme Court Monday, as opponents argue the measure violates the Constitution and tramples on individual liberties. The court will hear a challenge by attorneys representing private parties and 26 states, whose main argument is against a provision in the law requiring nearly all Americans […]

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