Pa. High Court Halts Health Centers' Closure For Now

Law360, New York (July 22, 2013, 1:31 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to temporarily block Gov. Tom Corbett’s plan to close nearly 30 community health centers while an appeals court considers a suit launched by a health care workers’ union challenging the shutdowns, according to an order made available Friday.

The Pennsylvania high court granted a petition seeking a temporary injunction filed by the health care workers’ union Service Employees International Union-affiliate SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania that temporarily blocks state officials from moving ahead with plans to shut down nearly half of the...
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