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COURT DECISION
NFIB v. Sebelius
2012

Full name: National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius

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JUSTICES IN MAJORITY
Stephen Breyer
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Elena Kagan
John G. Roberts
Sonia Sotomayor

DISSENTING
Samuel Alito
Anthony Kennedy
Antonin Scalia
Clarence Thomas

Note: Court justices do not represent any political party. The color of each judge's name represents the political party of the president who appointed the judge.

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Related Issues

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Understanding Health Care Policy


Related Bills

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

2010 (HR-3590)

Summary

This case was a challenge to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. There are two rulings in this case that have direct effects on Americans...

o It is constitutional to require Americans to obtain health care insurance

o States are not required to expand their Medicaid programs to cover all those who cannot afford insurance.

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