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ASLME Member Wendy Parmet recently argued before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial
Court against a state law excluding legal immigrants from
subsidized health coverage violated the state constitution. The Court
unanimously ruled that prohibiting legal immigrants in the
commonwealth from obtaining coverage “violates their rights to equal
protection under the Massachusetts constitution.”
Professors Wendy Mariner, Boston University School of Public Health, and Mark Hall, Wake Forest School of Law, will be submitting an amicus brief to the Supreme Court briefs on the ACA
Temple Law Student Tomas Bednar (’12) was selected last month for an Independence Foundation Fellowship. Using the Fellowship, Tomas will establish a medical-legal partnership at the Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Presbyterian.
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