This Viewpoint looks at the range of medical and public health issues that could be adversely affected by appointment of Justice Amy Coney Barrett to the US Supreme Court, including weakening or elimination of the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid work requirements that could reduce eligibility, and reduced reproductive rights and governmental public health emergency powers.
The Journal of the American Medical Association, published online October 27, 2020, at E1-E2.
Scholarly Commons Citation
Gostin, Lawrence O.; Parmet, Wendy E.; and Rosenbaum, Sara, "Health Policy in the Supreme Court and a New Conservative Majority" (2020). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. 2323.