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American Medical Association v. Azar

Pending petition

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-429 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the Department of Health and Human Services' rule for the Title X family planning program — which prohibits and compels certain pregnancy-related speech between a Title X provider and her patient, proscribing abortion-related information but requiring information about non-abortion options — is arbitrary and capricious; (2) whether the rule violates the Title X appropriations act, which requires that “all pregnancy counseling” under Title X “shall be nondirective”; and (3) whether the rule violates Section 1554 of the Affordable Care Act, which requires that HHS “shall not promulgate any regulation” that harms patient care in any one of six ways, including by “interfer[ing] with communications” between a patient and her provider.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 01 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 4, 2020)
 
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