NPR Series: Judging The Health Care Law http://www.kunc.org en Health Care Decision Hinges On A Crucial Clause http://www.kunc.org/post/health-care-decision-hinges-crucial-clause All of Washington is breathlessly awaiting the Supreme Court's imminent decision on the Obama health care overhaul. Rumors circulate almost daily that the decision is ready for release. As usual, those rumors are perpetrated by people who know nothing, but the decision is expected by the end of this month.<p>The near hysteria is partially about politics: Congressional Republicans hate the bill, and some see President Obama's chance at a second term hinged to the fate of the law. But constitutional scholars know there is much more at stake here than an individual election. Mon, 11 Jun 2012 08:34:00 +0000 Nina Totenberg 28674 at http://www.kunc.org Health Care Decision Hinges On A Crucial Clause Justices Ask: Can Health Law Stand If Mandate Fails? http://www.kunc.org/post/justices-ask-can-health-law-stand-if-mandate-fails The historic legal arguments on the Obama health care overhaul came to a close at the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday, with key justices suggesting the court may be prepared to strike down not just the individual mandate but the whole law.<p>The major arguments of the day were premised on a supposition. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 04:13:00 +0000 24745 at http://www.kunc.org Justices Ask: Can Health Law Stand If Mandate Fails? TRANSCRIPT & AUDIO: Supreme Court: The Health Care Law And Medicaid Expansion http://www.kunc.org/post/transcript-audio-supreme-court-health-care-law-and-medicaid-expansion <em>The Supreme Court on Wednesday heard the last of three days of oral arguments on the fate of President Obama's health care law. A transcript of Wednesday afternoon's arguments, as prepared by the court, follows.</em><p><hr /><p>CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS: We will continue argument this afternoon in case 11-400 Florida v. Department of Health and Human Services.<p>Mr. Clement. ORAL ARGUMENT OF PAUL D. CLEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE PETITIONER MR. CLEMENT: Mr. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 19:54:00 +0000 24719 at http://www.kunc.org Supreme Court Cheat Sheet Day 3: Scalia Unplugged http://www.kunc.org/post/supreme-court-cheat-sheet-day-3-scalia-unplugged <strong></strong>On the final morning of its three-day health care law extravaganza, the U.S. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 19:08:00 +0000 Liz Halloran 24717 at http://www.kunc.org Supreme Court Cheat Sheet Day 3: Scalia Unplugged TRANSCRIPT & AUDIO: Supreme Court: The Health Care Law And Severability http://www.kunc.org/post/transcript-audio-supreme-court-health-care-law-and-severability <em>The Supreme Court on Wednesday heard the last of three days of oral arguments on the fate of President Obama's health care law. A transcript of Wednesday morning's arguments, as prepared by the court, follows.</em><p><hr /><p>CHIEF JUSTICE ROBERTS: We will continue argument this morning in Case Number 11-393, National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius and case 11-400, Florida v. The Department of HHS.<p>Mr. Clement. ORAL ARGUMENT OF PAUL D. CLEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE PETITIONERS MR. CLEMENT: Mr. Wed, 28 Mar 2012 17:23:00 +0000 24707 at http://www.kunc.org