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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Mar 29, 2012

Vanderbilt University law professor James Blumstein is the only Tennessean to author and file his own amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Supreme Court case testing the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. Blumstein, who specializes in health care and constitutional law at the school, said he did not seek others to join him on the brief because he did not want it to become a political document. The Nashville Business Journal looks at his arguments and his thoughts about this week's oral arguments.