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Health-Care Challenge Evokes Roosevelt New Deal High Court Clash
San Francisco Chronicle

In reviewing Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, the U.S. Supreme Court has pushed into territory it hasn’t approached since the days of Franklin D. Roosevelt: ruling on a president’s signature legislative victory in the midst of his re-election campaign. Justices will take more time to hear arguments — six hours over three days next week — than for any other case in the last 44 years.