U.S. Supreme Court Asked To Rule On Judicial Review Standard In Vaccine Cases
(April 20, 2016, 11:45 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The parents of a girl allegedly left with spastic quadriplegia from influenza vaccines on April 4 asked the U.S. Supreme Court to decide if appeals from denials in the so-called vaccine court should be subject to a heightened standard of judicial review under Article III of the U.S. Constitution (Francia Hirmiz, et. al. v. Secretary of Health and Human Services, No. 15-1249, U.S. Sup.; 2016 U.S. S. Ct. Briefs LEXIS 1579).