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US Dist. Judge Reed O'Connor says 2017 tax law ended the penalty for not having insurance

Julie Rovner, reporting for Kaiser Health News, discusses the issue before U.S. Dist. Judge Reed O'Connor in the case Tex. v. United States (2018 U.S. Dist. Lexis 211547):  "the tax bill passed by Congress last December, 2017 effectively rendered the entire health law unconstitutional. . . that tax measure eliminated the penalty for not having insurance.  A 2010 Supreme Court decision upheld the ACA based on the view that the penalty was a tax and thus the law was valid because it relied on appropriate power allowed Congress under the Constitution.  
  • 18 December 2018
  • Author: Cheryl Cheatham
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  • 17 December 2018
  • Author: Judith Kaul
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Prevention Magazine recognized the Case Western Reserve University School of Engineering for having developed one of "The 10 Most Incredible Medical Breakthroughs of 2018" in their December 6, 2018 issue.

  • 10 December 2018
  • Author: Cheryl Cheatham
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President George H. W. Bush, our 41st president, died this past Friday, November 30th.    
  • 3 December 2018
  • Author: Lisa Peters
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Ignoring patient questions and sensitivities may come at a high price.

On October 23, 2018,, a popular website for those interested in law-medicine developments, ran an article entitled, "An MD/Attorney Reveals: 5 Top Reasons Patients Sue Doctors," by Lee S. Goldsmith, MD, LLB.  Goldsmith's New York City law firm has represented both plaintiffs and defendants for over 30 years. Referrals to Goldsmith's law firm average over 40 per month from those who wish to initiate a lawsuit.  However, of those 40 potential malpractice suits, there may be only one viable case.    
  • 27 November 2018
  • Author: Cheryl Cheatham
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