Va. AG Tells 4th Circ. Entire Health Care Law Must Go

Law360, New York (March 29, 2011, 2:53 PM EDT) -- Virginia's attorney general filed a brief Monday with the Fourth Circuit challenging federal health care reform, hedging his bets in case the U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear the state's fast-tracked appeal.

Virginia Attorney General Kenneth Cuccinelli's brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit argues that a U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia judge who ruled in his favor did not go far enough to unwind the entire “unconstitutional” Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, striking down only the...
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