Official: Individual Mandate Provides Standing For ACA Constitutional Challenge

Mealey's (June 15, 2015, 3:52 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The universal application of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) individual mandate cannot preclude a constitutional challenge to the law, a local-level politician argues in a Feb. 4 brief to the District of Columbia Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (Jeffrey Cutler v. United States Department of Health and Human Services, et al., No. 14-5183, D.C. Cir.).

(Appellant brief available. Document #93-150225-003B. Order denying injunction pending appeal available. Document #93-150225-004R.)

Jeffrey Cutler sued Sylvia Matthews Burwell, in her official capacity as secretary...
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