The Affordable Care Act Decision: The Future of Health Care and the Constitution

Thursday, July 26, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Room 325
1155 Island Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

The San Diego Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society presented:

 

The Affordable Care Act Decision: The Future of Health Care and the Constitution

 

Featuring:

  • Mike Bardin, Senior Director, Public and Government Affairs, Scripps Health

  • Susan A. Channick, Professor of Law, Co-Director, Health Law Master Degree Program, California Western School of Law

  • Miranda O. McGowan, Professor of Law, University of San Diego School of Law

  • Bryan H. Wildenthal, Professor of Law, Thomas Jefferson School of Law

 

The Affordable Care Act was upheld on June 28th by a narrow and mixed 5-4 vote of the Supreme Court. This decision has far-reaching implications for not only healthcare policy in the U.S., but also for the future of Constitutional Law and the powers of the Federal Government. Our esteemed panel discussed these issues and more.