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State of Maryland v. United States of America et al

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28:2201 Declaratory Judgement


Ellen L. Hollander


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  1. February 1, 2019

    Trump's ACA Hatred Isn't Basis To Sue, Judge Rules

    A Maryland federal judge on Friday tossed the state’s lawsuit aimed at guaranteeing continued enforcement of the Affordable Care Act, saying that President Donald Trump’s “profound disdain” for the ACA doesn’t mean he’s about to halt the law’s operations.

  2. January 1, 2019

    Health Care Cases To Watch In 2019

    The health care industry in 2019 will watch with bated breath as a guillotine hangs over the Affordable Care Act, historic litigation involving the opioid crisis heads to trial and the murky meaning of a landmark False Claims Act decision becomes clearer. Here, Law360 gets attorneys up to speed on must-watch cases in the year ahead.

  3. November 16, 2018

    DOJ Pans Maryland's Suit Aimed At Saving ACA

    The U.S. Department of Justice late Friday scoffed at Maryland’s newly launched lawsuit aimed at shielding the Affordable Care Act from a constitutional challenge, arguing that the state has no right to the ACA’s continued existence.

  4. November 16, 2018

    Meet The Judge Who Controls Fate Of ACA, Trump's AG

    The Maryland federal judge in the extraordinary position to decide the future of both the Affordable Care Act and President Donald Trump’s acting U.S. attorney general is an evenhanded and genial jurist known for exhaustively analyzing legal issues, lawyers say.

  5. November 13, 2018

    Maryland Challenges Acting AG Whitaker's Appointment

    The state of Maryland on Tuesday challenged both the legality and the constitutionality of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's controversial appointment in Maryland federal court, seeking to declare his mandate void in the state's lawsuit over the Affordable Care Act.

  6. September 13, 2018

    Maryland Launches Counterattack On Latest ACA Challenge

    Maryland on Thursday sued the Trump administration in a direct counterattack on the GOP's latest legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act, potentially setting the stage for conflicting rulings on the law's fate.