ACA Tax Credits Won't Be Suspended For Va. Consumers

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 4:10 PM EST) -- A Virginia federal judge denied a request to temporarily halt the extension of Affordable Care Act tax credits to consumers in the state, saying Wednesday the plaintiffs will not suffer irreparable harm due to an expedited briefing schedule that will wrap up all pretrial motions by year's end.

U.S. District Judge James R. Spencer said the purchase of unwanted insurance or payment of the ACA's minimum coverage penalty does not rise to the level of irreparable harm required to halt the health care law. This ruling came...
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Case Information

Case Title

King et al v. Sebelius et al

Case Number



Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Administrative Procedures Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision


James R. Spencer

Date Filed

September 16, 2013

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