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Physicians’ Group Sues to Overturn Health Reform
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The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons has filed a lawsuit to overturn the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, claiming the health reform mandate to buy health insurance is unconstitutional under the Fifth and 10th amendments, the Commerce Clause, and the authority to tax.

“If the PPACA goes unchallenged, then it spells the end of freedom in medicine as we know it,” Jane Orient, MD, executive director of AAPS, said in a media release.