SCOTUS Day 3: Individual Mandate is Toast; What about the rest of the law? - Open ThreadSubmitted by P.Au.L on Wed, 03/28/2012 - 18:26
Judge Napolitano: Justice Kennedy’s Questioning of Health Care Bill May Prove to Be a Bad Day for Government (Thanks to JohnPhillipSousa for the video). Day 3 tomorrow.
[Politico] Conservative justices attacked the heart of President Barack Obama’s health care law Tuesday, expressing deep skepticism that the government can force Americans to buy insurance. On the second day of oral arguments, the Supreme Court grappled for two hours with that central element of the landmark legislation: the so-called individual mandate. However, through their comments and questions Tuesday, the justices signaled they may defy those expectations.