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Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Law

The 5-4 majority opinion was written by Chief Justice John Roberts.

[Editor's Note: This is a developing story; Patch will update the story as information becomes available.]

On Thursday morning, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the individual health insurance mandate is constitutional.

According to the Huffington Post, the central provision of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act has upheld the mandate as a tax.

Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan joined in the majority.

For details of the ruling, click here.

Summer Hemphill June 28, 2012 at 04:25 PM
Victory is sweet,vindication is even sweeter !!!
TGD June 28, 2012 at 05:38 PM
News Break - Thousands or conservatives weep in droves similar to North Korean wake of Kim Jung Il.

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