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U.S. Supreme Court Decision on the Affordable Care Act

June 28, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court has issued its decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In short, the ACA is upheld in material part, including the individual mandate, but with a narrow reading of certain rights of the federal government with respect to State Medicaid programs.

You can read the majority and dissenting opinions here. Further analysis from Dykema will follow.

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