1. Rulings

    Court Upholds Health-Care Reform

    President Barack Obama speaks in the backyard of a private residence in Falls Church, Va., Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, to discuss the Patient's Bill of Rights and health care reform.

    Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP Photo

    The Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati ruled Wednesday that President Obama’s health-care overhaul can legally require Americans to purchase minimum insurance coverage. A conservative law center had issued the challenge to the law. Although over 30 legal challenges have been filed in response to the law, this is the first time a federal appeals court has ruled on the issue.

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