U.S. Appeals Court Finds Part Of Health Care Law Unconstitutional

Posted by | August 12, 2011 14:32 | Filed under: Top Stories

The “individual mandate” was declared unconstitutional, but the rest of the law stands, according to this court.

The new ruling comes from the U.S. Appeals Court for the 11th Circuit, based in Atlanta. As the AP reports, “the decision didn’t go as far as a lower court that had invalidated the entire overhaul as unconstitutional.”

Many legal experts expect the constitutionality of the individual mandate section of the health care overhaul to eventually be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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