King v. Burwell - Supreme Court Affirms Fourth Circuit Decision in Favor of Nationwide Subsidies06.25.15
In a 6-3 decision, the Supreme Court affirmed the Fourth Circuit decision in King v. Burwell. The majority opinion noted that "Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not to destroy them." You can read the opinion, authored by Chief Justice Roberts, at this link.
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