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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.

For additional information, please contact Maria Abrahamsen at 248-203-0818 or Amy Christen at 248-203-0760.


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As part of our service to you, we regularly compile short reports on new and interesting developments and the issues the developments raise. Please recognize that these reports do not constitute legal advice and that we do not attempt to cover all such developments. Rules of certain state supreme courts may consider this advertising and require us to advise you of such designation. Your comments are always welcome. © 2018 Dykema Gossett PLLC.