David Coale Speaks to Modern Healthcare on 5th Circuit’s Affordable Care Act Ruling

David Coale Speaks to Modern Healthcare on 5th Circuit’s Affordable Care Act Ruling

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals' recent 2-1 ruling on the Affordable Care Act throws more uncertainly with the healthcare law after deciding the individual mandate is unconstitutional and sending the case back to a Texas federal judge. LPCH appellate expert David Coale provides his perspective on what will happen next:

The Republicans, Democrats or individual plaintiffs in the lawsuit could ask for a hearing before all of the 5th Circuit judges, or one of the appellate judges themselves could move for one, he said.

Read more of David’s comments here.