Ruling On Bid To Dismiss ACA Subsidy Suit Expected Tuesday

Law360, Washington (October 21, 2013, 4:44 PM EDT) -- A Washington, D.C., federal judge will decide Tuesday whether to nix a suit by small-business owners and individuals alleging that an Internal Revenue Service rule unlawfully expands Affordable Care Act insurance subsidies and penalties.

U.S. District Judge Paul L. Friedman said at a hearing Monday that he will issue an oral ruling today on the government's motion to dismiss, which claims the plaintiffs lack standing to bring the suit.

If he does not dismiss the case, Judge Friedman will then rule on whether to grant the...
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