U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Review Appeal Court’s Curt Denial Of Vaccine Claim

(June 6, 2016, 1:33 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on June 6 declined to hear arguments that the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals should be required to do more than just affirm without an opinion or rehearing a vaccine injury compensation petition (Francia Hirmiz, et al. v. Secretary of Health and Human Services, No. 15-1249, U.S. Sup.).

Petitioners Francia and Peter Hirmiz are the parents of a daughter, identified in court documents only as J.H., who was a twin born in January 2004. J.H. showed signs of...
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