Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Hearings Begin on Lawsuit States Filed Against Pro-Abortion Health Care Law

Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Oral arguments begin today in the case more than a dozen states have filed against the pro-abortion health care bill President Barack Obama signed into law. U.S. District Judge Roger Vinson, a Reagan nominee, will hold a hearing on the lawsuit filed against ObamaCare by Florida and 18 other states.

The suit claims the new health care scheme violates state rights and will cause economic problems.

The states say it illegally requires all citizens and legal residents to purchase health care coverage or pay a tax penalty. They say the measure violates the U.S. Constitution's Commerce Clause and the 10th Amendment granting states rights. Full story

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