District Of Columbia Medicaid Ruling Stayed During Expedited Briefing

Mealey's (April 19, 2016, 1:23 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A federal judge on April 15 stayed an order directing the plagued District of Columbia Medicaid system to grant benefit applications until it can make a final determination (Oscar Salazar, et al. v. District of Columbia, et al., No. 93-452, D. D.C.).

(Order available. Document #93-160420-014R.)

In 1996, a court found the District of Columbia liable for statutory violation of the District of Columbia Medicaid statute as well as federal law. The verdict, issued after a bench trial, found that the District of...
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