High Court's Take On Health Market Key To ACA Decision

Law360, New York (March 27, 2012, 8:39 PM EDT) -- Tuesday's hearing made clear that the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on health care reform would hinge on whether two or three swing justices believe the health care market is unique enough to allow Congress to require people to buy health insurance, without granting the body unconstitutionally broad powers.

Legal experts say the oral arguments have reinforced that Justice Anthony Kennedy, the court's traditional swing vote, and potentially also Chief Justice John Roberts or Justice Samuel Alito, could vote either way. Experts also agreed Tuesday that Justice...
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