Judge Rejects Man’s Challenge To Legitimacy Of Anti-ACA Bill’s Fiscal Note

Mealey's (June 15, 2015, 3:53 PM EDT) -- NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A man lacks standing to pursue a suit accusing a government official of fraudulently concocting a fiscal note to torpedo a Tennessee bill blocking implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), a federal judge held Feb. 18 (Louie E. Johnston Jr. v. Lucien C. Geise, executive director, Tennessee General Assembly’s Fiscal Review Commission and JOHN DOE[s], No. 14-1425, M.D. Tenn.).

(Opinion available. Document #93-150225-009Z.)

Tennessee resident Louie Johnston sued Lucien C. Geise, the executive director of the Fiscal Review Committee...
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