High Court Won't Hear Anti-Vaxxer's Autism Arguments

Law360, New York (February 25, 2015, 7:13 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court declined to consider an appeal brought by a woman who claims her son developed autism after receiving routine vaccinations, leaving intact a Federal Circuit decision that the suit is time-barred.

Chandra Price won't be given the opportunity to argue her case in front of the Supreme Court following the court's rejection of her writ petition Monday, letting the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services off the hook from having to defend itself against the charges.

The Federal Circuit rejected Price's appeal of a Court of Federal Claims decision that found the suit to be time-barred because she...

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