Petition of the day
Today’s “Petition of the day” is:
Thomas More Law Center v. Obama
Issue(s): (1) Whether Congress acted within its constitutional powers in passing the individual mandate provision of the Affordable Care Act; and (2) whether the individual mandate provision of the Act is unconstitutional as applied to the individual petitioners who lack health insurance.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Joshua Matz, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Aug. 12, 2011, 1:10 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/08/petition-of-the-day-158/