Judge Won’t Consider Catholic Benefits Group’s Class Motion Before Appeals

Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 9:35 AM EDT) -- OKLAHOMA CITY — Judicial economy is not served by considering a class certification motion in a Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) challenge while appeals are pending, a federal judge held March 13 (The Catholic Benefits Association LCA; The Catholic Insurance Co. v. Sylvia M. Burwell, et al., No. 14-240, W.D. Okla.).

(Order available. Document #93-150325-008R.)

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Oklahoma City and The Catholic Benefits Association (CBA) filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma against the U.S....
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