Post Tagged with: "federal mandate"

July 31, 2012 06:45

Obamacare abortion pill mandate struck down

District Judge John Kane said that the government’s arguments “are countered, and indeed outweighed, by the public interest in the free exercise of religion.” –

June 8, 2012 03:57

Obama Attempts to Diffuse National Religious Freedom Rallies

“Is this some kind of desperate response to the huge rallies that we’ve organized, with tens of thousands of people speaking out against the HHS Mandate?” asks Stand Up Rally national co-director Eric Scheidler. “The timing of President Obama’s forum seems deliberate, perhaps his way of trying to spin this controversial issue in advance of tomorrow’s rallies.”

August 15, 2011 06:46

Court cites Heritage Foundation’s 1989 support for healthcare mandate in decision

Even though the 11th circuit struck down the constitutionality of Obamacare’s requirement to purchase health insurance it cited Heritage Foundation “expert” Stuart M. Butler from 1989 The Heritage Lectures 218: Assuring Affordable Health Care for All Americans.

December 18, 2010 09:28

Here comes the judge

After years of activist judges stretching our tortured Constitution from limiting the government to limiting the citizen it’s refreshing to see an American jurist proclaiming that the corruption of our fundamental charter is leading us towards the creation of an unlimited central government usurping the powers expressly reserved to the States and the people.

December 13, 2010 17:03

Cuccinelli: ‘We Have Beaten Back’ An Attack Against Our Rights

Virginia Attorney General Cuccinelli reacts to news that a judge has declared the Obamacare mandate unconstitutional.

December 13, 2010 14:53

U.S. Health-Care Law’s Mandate Thrown Out by Judge

The Obama administration’s requirement that most citizens maintain minimum health coverage as part of a broad overhaul of the industry is unconstitutional a federal judge ruled, striking down the linchpin of the plan.

October 15, 2010 05:08

Federal judge mocks Obama administration flip flop on Obamacare in allowing suit to proceed

A Florida federal judge ruled that the 20 state supported lawsuit against Obamacare could proceed and seemed to mock the administration stance on the mandate as a tax.

October 5, 2010 09:09

More states challenging Obamacare

Three states may follow Missouri and reject ‘Obamacare’. Colorado, Oklahoma, and and Arizona all have ballot measures challenging Obamacare.

September 14, 2010 10:27

Obamacare lawsuit – will it work?

Judge Napolitano on legal arguments against health care law.

September 13, 2010 06:42

States opposed to healthcare overhaul pin hopes on Florida court hearing

Attorneys general from 19 other states joined the Florida suit. They represent Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Idaho, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Washington.