DOJ Fights Virginia Health Care Ruling In 4th Circ.

Law360, New York (December 14, 2010, 6:03 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Justice has said it will fight a ruling that struck down a key provision of this year's landmark health care bill as unconstitutional, taking the matter to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Judge Henry E. Hudson of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia ruled on Monday that Congress overstepped its authority by passing the controversial Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, finding that the act's provision requiring citizens to buy a minimum level of...
To view the full article, register now.



Case Information

Case Title

Lamb v. United Steel Workers

Case Number



Indiana Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Joseph S Van Bokkelen

Date Filed

May 12, 2010

Government Agencies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.