On the first of three historic days of oral argument, the Supreme Court appeared reluctant to find that the challenges to the Affordable Care Act are premature or should be dismissed. Covington & Burling partner Robert Long argued that the provision of the law that requires people to pay a penalty if they don't buy insurance "has all the indicia of a tax."
Justices Hear Jurisdictional Arguments in Historic Health Care Case
The National Law Journal
March 26, 2012
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