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Monthly Archives: June 2015

US Supreme Court Upholds ACA Tax Credits for All Qualified Individuals

Posted in Affordable Care Act (ACA), Healthcare costs

US Supreme Court Upholds ACA Tax Credits for All Qualified Individuals Purchasing Health Insurance Through a Marketplace Exchanges In King v. Burwell, the Court’s 6-justice majority concludes that denying ACA tax credits to individuals on federally-facilitated State exchanges is contrary to what Congress intended. King v. Burwell, U.S. Supreme Court No. 14-114, decided June 25,… Continue Reading

TELEMEDICINE ABORTION RULE FOUND UNCONSTITUTIONAL

Posted in Iowa Board of Medicine, Telemedicine

Iowa Supreme Court says portions of the Iowa Board of Medicine’s rule, not consistent with standards of medical practice, place an unconstitutional burden on a woman’s exercise of her constitutional rights to an abortion. Planned Parenthood of the Heartland v. Iowa Board of Medicine, No. 14-1415, filed June 19, 2015 The Iowa Supreme Court, on… Continue Reading