Last updated on: 8/31/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

UPDATED: Are the new health care reform laws constitutional?

UPDATED: Are the new health care reform laws constitutional? – On Aug. 12, 2011 a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit ruled (2-1) that the insurance mandate of the PPACA is unconstitutional, while a previous appeals court had ruled that the laws did not violate the constitution. Read our updated pro and con arguments from the White House, Natl. Federation of Independent Business, many state attorneys general, the Department of Justice, the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, and several others.