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Oklahoma v. Burwell

Petition for certiorari denied on January 26, 2015
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
14-586 E.D. Okla. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2014

Issue: Whether the Internal Revenue Service may permissibly promulgate regulations to extend tax-credit subsidies to coverage purchased through Exchanges established by the federal government under Section 1321 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 18 2014Petition for a writ of certiorari before judgment filed. (Response due December 22, 2014)
Dec 2 2014Brief amici curiae of West Virginia and 11 other States filed.
Dec 22 2014Brief of respondents Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al. in opposition filed.
Jan 7 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 23, 2015.
Jan 26 2015Petition DENIED.