For pleadings in King v. Burwell, Pruitt v. Burwell, Halbig v. Burwell, and Indiana v. IRS, see below.

For pleadings in House of Representatives v. Burwell, No. 1:14-cv-1967 (D. D.C.), go to the box on the right --

and click on "House v. Burwell."


KING v. BURWELL, No. 14-114, SUPREME COURT OPINION




KING v. BURWELL, No. 14-114, SUPREME COURT MERITS BRIEFING



ORAL ARGUMENT TRANSCRIPT



PARTIES' FILINGS


PETITIONER DAVID KING

Petitioners' opening brief, 12/22/2014


Joint appendix, 12/22/2014


Petitioners' reply brief, 2/18/2015




RESPONDENT SYLVIA BURWELL

Respondents' brief, 1/21/2015





AMICUS CURIAE FILINGS

AMICUS BRIEFS SUPPORTING PETITIONER KING

Adler Cannon amicus, 12/29/2014


Admin and Con Law Profs amicus, 12/29/2014


American Center for Law and Justice amicus, 12/29/2014


American Civil Rights Union amicus, 12/29/2014


Cato and Blackman amicus, 12/29/2014


Citizens' Council for Health Freedom amicus, 12/29/2014


Consumers' Research amicus, 12/29/2014


Cornyn et al amicus, 12/29/2014


Evanns amicus, 12/29/2014


Galen amicus, 12/29/2014


Indiana amicus, 12/29/2014


Judicial Watch amicus, 12/29/2014


Landmark amicus, 12/29/2014


Missouri Liberty amicus, 12/29/2014


Mountain States amicus, 12/29/2014


Oklahoma et al amicus, 12/29/2014


Pacific Research amicus, 12/29/2014


Rabkin amicus, 12/29/2014


Texas Black Americans for Life amicus, 12/29/2014


Virginia Delegates amicus, 12/29/2014


Washington Legal amicus, 12/29/2014



AMICUS BRIEFS SUPPORTING RESPONDENT BURWELL

American Academy of Pediatrics amicus, 1/28/2015


AARP amicus, 1/28/2015


American Cancer Society amicus, 1/28/2015


AFL-CIO amicus, 1/28/2015


AHIP amicus, 1/28/2015


American Hospital Ass'n amicus, 1/28/2015


American Thoracic Society amicus, 1/28/2015


Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum amicus, 1/28/2015


Baggiano amicus, 1/28/2015


Bipartisan Economic Scholars amicus, 1/28/2015


Boyle amicus, 1/28/2015


Catholic Health Ass'n amicus, 1/28/2015


Eskridge et al amicus, 1/28/2015


Families USA amicus, 1/28/2015


Former Government Officials amicus, 1/28/2015


Harvard LS Ctr Health Policy Innovation amicus, 1/28/2015


HCA, Inc. amicus, 1/28/2015


Health Care Policy History Scholars amicus, 1/28/2015


Jewish Alliance LSA amicus, 1/28/2015


Lambda Legal amicus, 1/28/2015


Members of Congress and State Legislatures amicus, 1/28/2015

Casey to Nelson letter, 1/27/2015

Nelson to Casey letter, 1/27/2015


Merrill Metzger Gluck Bagley amicus, 1/28/2015


Nat'l Alliance of State Health Co-Ops amicus, 1/28/2015


Nat'l Ass'n of Community Health Centers amicus, 1/28/2015


NEA amicus, 1/28/2015


National Women's Law Center amicus, 1/28/2015


Public Health Deans amicus, 1/28/2015


SEIU amicus, 1/28/2015


Small Business Majority amicus, 1/28/2015


Trinity Health amicus, 1/28/2015


Virginia et al amicus, 1/28/2015



CASES (including earlier-stage King pleadings)

Pruitt v. Sebelius -- relevant pleadings

Plaintiff moves to lift stay, 7/27/2012


Order lifting stay, 9/12/2012


Plaintiff files amended complaint raising premium tax credit issues, 9/19/2012


Order, 9/24/2012: answer, or motion to dismiss, due 10/19/2012; if motion to dismiss, response due 11/16/2012


Motion to dismiss, 12/3/2012


Request for permissive intervention from Texas employers, 12/6/2012



Gov’t opposition to motion to intervene, 12/20/2012


Plaintiffs’ support for motion to intervene, 1/2/2013


State's op to motion to dismiss, 1/25/2013


Proposed intervenors’ reply in support of 24(b) motion, 1/25/2013


Government’s reply re motion to dismiss, 2/8/2013


Government's sur-reply opposing intervention, 2/8/2013


Order denying Texas employers' intervention, 3/4/2013


Government's additional authority notice, 7/8/2013


Plaintiffs' response to Govt's addl auth notice, 7/10/2013


Plaintiffs' additional authority notice (Liberty), 7/12/2013


Government's response to additional authority (Liberty), 7/15/2013


Government's additional authority notice (Big Spring), 8/2/2013



Order partially granting and partially denying motion to dismiss, 8/12/2013


Government's answer, 9/25/2013


Proposed briefing schedule, 12/19/2013


Court-ordered briefing schedule, 1/6/2014


Plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment, 2/18/2014















Unop deadline XT mo, 3/17/2014


Gov't's SJ op and cross-motion, 3/19/2014


Gov't exhibits, 3/19/2014



























Plaintiffs' XSJ response/SJ reply, 4/22/2014


Gov't's XSJ reply, 5/19/2014


Plaintiffs' request to file addl auth pleading (Bay Mills), 5/29/2014


Plaintiffs' addl authority (Bay Mills), 6/2/2014


ACRU motion to file hard copy of amicus brief, 6/4/2014
(granted by minute order 6/6)


Govt response to motion to file hard copy, 6/5/2014


Govt response to request to file amicus brief, 6/5/2014


ACRU motion for leave to file amicus brief, 6/6/2014
(denied by minute order, 6/6)


Joint mo to submit supp auth (Halbig and King), 7/23/2014


Pltfs mo to supp record with Prof. Gruber, 7/28/2014, granted by minute order, 8/8


Govt op to supp record, 8/6/2014


Joint supp authorities, 9/9/2014


Summary judgment order, 9/30/2014


Judgment, 9/30/2014


Notice of appeal, 10/2/2014


Joint motion to expedite appeal, 10/13/2014


Scheduling order, 10/14/2014


Govt mo XT OB 7 days, 11/13/2014


Govt mo to hold in abeyance, 11/17/2014


Order holding in abeyance, 11/19/2014


Oklahoma's petition for cert before judgment, 11/20/2014


West Virginia et al amicus, 12/2/2014


Govt response to petition for cert before judgment, 12/22/2014


Gov't post-King status report, 6/29/2015


Parties' statement, 7/10/2015


Reversal order, 7/28/2015


Order to show cause, 9/8/2015



Halbig v. Sebelius -- relevant pleadings

Complaint, 5/2/2013


Motion/memo for summary judgment, 6/6/2013


Proposed summary judgment order, 6/6/2013


Gov't motion to stay summary judgment briefing, 6/13/2013


Pltfs' op to staying summary judgment briefing, 6/14/2013


Gov't reply re staying summary judgment briefing, 6/17/2013


Gov't additional authority notice


Pltfs' response to govt additional authority notice


Gov't motion to dismiss, with memo & affidavit, 7/29/2013


Pltfs' op to motion to dismiss, with affidavits, 8/9/2013






Pltfs' mo for default, 8/9/2013



Govt xt request re reply mo dism, 8/14/2013


Govt op to motion for default, 8/16/2013


Pltfs' addl authority notice (Pruitt), 8/20/2013


Govt reply supporting mo to dismiss, 9/3/2013


Halbig PI motion and suggestion of reassignment, 9/10/2013



Halbig reassignment order, 9/13/2013


Govt op to expediting PI, 9/16/2013


Govt request for xt re op to PI motion, 9/16/2013


Pltfs response to Govt XT request, 9/16/2013


Pltfs reply supporting expediting PI, 9/18/2013


Govt opposition to PI, 9/27/2013


Pltfs reply supporting PI, 10/4/2013


Procedural motions order, 10/15/2013


Govt supp dec re Klemencic


Transcript of PI/motion to dismiss hearing, 10/21/2013


Order denying motion to dismiss, 10/22/2013


Order denying PI, 10/22/2013


Transcript of decision, 10/22/2013


SJ scheduling proposals, 10/24/2013


SJ scheduling order, 10/25/2013


Govt SJ opposition and cross-motion, 11/12/2013


Govt SJ exhibits, 11/13/2013


Families USA amicus, 11/12/2013


American Hospital Ass'n amicus, 11/13/2013


Plaintiffs' SJ reply and cross motion for SJ op, 11/18/2013


Virginia amicus, 11/18/2013


Adler Cannon amicus, 11/18/2013


Govt's XSJ reply, 11/25/2013


Transcript of SJ hearing, 12/3/2013


Pltfs' additional authority (Carter 6C), 12/9/2013



Summary judgment opinion, 1/15/2014


Motion to expedite appeal, 1/16/2014


Procedural order, 1/17/2014


Opposition to motion to expedite appeal, 1/21/2014


Reply supporting expedited appeal, 1/22/2014


Scheduling orders, 1/23/2014



Appellants' opening brief, 1/30/2014


Joint appendix, 1/30/2014


Oklahoma et al amicus, 2/5/2014


Adler Cannon amicus, 2/6/2014



Cato amicus, 2/6/2014


Kansas et al amicus, 2/6/2014


NFIB amicus, 2/6/2014



Cornyn et al amicus, 2/6/2014


Galen Institute amicus, 2/6/2014


Appellees' brief, 2/12/2014



American Cancer Society amicus, 2/14/2014


Public Health Deans amicus, 2/14/2014


Members amicus, 2/14/2014



American Hospital Assn amicus, 2/17/2014


AHIP amicus, 2/17/2014


AARP amicus, 2/17/2014


Families USA amicus, 2/17/2014



Economic Scholars amicus, 2/17/2014


Appellants' reply brief, 2/19/2014


Govt addl auth notice (King), 2/20/2014


Halbig addl auth notice (late enrollees), 2/28/2014


Gov't response to addl auth notice, 3/7/2014


Gov't addl auth notice (class actions), 3/12/2014


Halbig motion to strike Gov't addl auth notice, 3/14/2014


Halbig addl authority notice (reporting regs), 3/20/2014 [fix]


Order deferring consideration of motion to strike, 3/20/2014


Link to oral argument recording
http://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/recordings/recordings2014.nsf/10C56B6B41F4626185257CA6005D8A70/$file/14-5018.mp3

Transcript of oral argument


Appellants' addl authority (Bay Mills), 5/27/2014


Gov't's addl authority response (Bay Mills), 5/29/2014


Appellants' addl authority (Greenhouse Gases), 6/24/2014


Govt's addl authority response (Greenhouse Gases), 6/25/2014


Opinion, 7/22/2014


Order re mandate, 7/22/2014


Order denying as moot motion to strike addl authority, 7/24/2014


Govt's en banc petition, 8/1/2014


Plaintiffs' op to en banc petition, 8/18/2014


En banc order, 9/4/2014


Plaintiffs' brief, 10/3/2014


Joint appendix, 10/3/2014


Judicial Watch amicus, 10/3/2014


Adler Cannon amicus, 10/3/2014


Cato amicus, 10/3/2014


Kansas Nebraska amicus, 10/3/2014


Galen amicus, 10/3/2014


Cornyn amicus, 10/3/2014



Appellees' brief, 11/3/2014



American Cancer Society amicus, 10/30/2014


Certain Individuals with Preexisting Conditions amicus, 11/3/2014


Virginia et al amicus, 11/3/2014


AHIP amicus, 11/3/2014



Members of Congress and State Legislatures amicus, 11/3/2014


AARP NHeLP SPLC amicus, 11/3/2014


Families USA amicus, 11/3/2014


Public Health Deans amicus, 11/3/2014



Harvard Law School Center AIDS amicus, 11/3/2014



Economic Scholars amicus, 11/3/2014


American Hospital Association amicus, 11/3/2014


Plaintiffs' motion to hold case in abeyance, 11/10/2014


Order re abeyance, 11/12/2014


Voluntary dismissal, 6/29/2015



King v. Sebelius -- relevant pleadings

Complaint, 9/16/2013


Motion and memo for PI, 9/19/2013


Motion and memo for summary judgment, 9/19/2013


Govt's scheduling proposal, 9/30/2013


Plaintiffs' op to Govt's scheduling proposal, 9/30/2013


Govt's op to PI motion, 10/16/2013


Plaintiffs' overlength reply request, 10/18/2013


Plaintiffs' reply in support of PI, 10/23/2013


Plaintiffs' notice of additional authority (Halbig), 10/29/2013


Govt's response to plaintiffs' Halbig notice, 10/29/2013


Govt's SJ filings, or is it 12(b), 11/18/2013



American Hospital Ass'n amicus, 11/18/2013


Families USA amicus, 11/18/2013


Order denying preliminary injunction, 11/20/2013


Virginia amicus, lodged 11/26/2013


Adler Cannon amicus, lodged 11/27/2013


Plaintiffs' SJ reply/ cross SJ opposition, 11/27/2013


Govt's cross SJ reply, 12/6/2013


Pltfs' addl authority (Carter 6C), 12/9/2013



Govt's additional authority (Halbig), 1/15/2014


Plaintiffs' notice re Halbig brief, 2/5/2014


Govt's motion to strike notice, 2/5/2014


Plaintiffs' op to motion to strike, 2/5/2014


Memorandum opinion granting motion to dismiss, 2/18/2014


Unopposed motion for expedited briefing schedule, 2/21/2014


Tentative session assignment, 2/21/2014


Appellants' brief, 3/3/2014


Joint appendix, released 3/4/2014


Cornyn amicus, 3/10/2014


Cato amicus, 3/10/2014


Adler Cannon amicus, 3/10/2014


Oklahoma amicus, 3/10/2014


Kansas amicus, 3/10/2014


Galen amicus, 3/10/2014


Appellees' brief, 3/18/2014


Virginia amicus, 3/20/2014


AHIP amicus, 3/20/2014


American Cancer Society amicus, 3/20/2014


Public Health Deans amicus, 3/21/2014


Members amicus, 3/21/2014


Families USA amicus, 3/21/2014


American Hospital Ass'n amicus, 3/21/2014


Economic Scholars amicus, 3/21/2014


AARP amicus, 3/25/2014


Appellants' reply brief, 3.25.2014


Unop mo Virginia participate oral argument, 4/23/2014


King oral argument mp3 file, 5/14/2014
King OA

Appellants addl authority (Bay Mills), 5/27/2014



Govt addl authority response (Bay Mills), 5/29/2014


Appellants addl authority (Greenhouse Gases), 6/24/2014


Govt addl authority response (Greenhouse Gases), 6/25/2014


Opinion, 7/22/2014


Judgment, 7/22/2014


Cert petition, ? 7/31 ? 8/1/2014


Letter to USC Clerk re extensions, 8/6/2014


Govt letter to USC Clerk asking for extension, 8/27/2014


Sep 2 2014 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including October 3, 2014.

Amicus supporting cert (Cato), 9/3/2014

Amicus supporting cert (CCHF), 9/3/2014


Amicus supporting cert (Cornyn), 9/3/2014


Amicus supporting cert (Missouri Liberty), 9/3/2014


Amicus supporting cert (Oklahoma), 9/3/2014



Govt cert opposition, 10/3/2014


Petitioners' cert reply, 10/14/2014


Order taking cert, 11/7/2014


Petitioners' opening brief, 12/22/2014



Indiana v. IRS -- relevant pleadings

Complaint, 10/8/2013


Amended complaint, 12/9/2013


Motion to dismiss/memo in support, 1/31/2014



State's op to motion to dismiss, 2/12/2014



School corporations' op to motion to dismiss, 2/12/2014



Unopposed motion for XT to file reply, 2/20/2014


Indiana memo in support of summary judgment, 3/5/2014



"Joint motion" for consolidated oral argument, 3/5/2014


School corporations amended memo in support of summary judgment, 3/6/2014



Scheduling order, 3/7/2014


Government reply memo in support of motion to dismiss, 3/10/2014


Proposed sur-reply, 3/17/2014


Gov't response to motion for consolidated OA, 3/20/2014


Reply supporting consolidated OA, 3/28/2014


Gov't SJ op and XSJ memo in support, 4/16/2014

Gov't exhibits, 4/16/2014
Exhibit 1 - CBO, Key Issues in Analyzing Major Health Insurance Proposals (2008) (excerpts)

Exhibit 2 - Hearing Before S. Comm. on Finance (2008) (excerpts)

Exhibit 3 - Sara R. Collins, et al., Help on the Horizon (2010) (excerpts)

Exhibit 4 - CBO, Analysis of Health Insurance Premiums (2009)

Exhibit 5 - CBO, Updated Estimates of the Effects of Insurance Coverage Provisions (2014)

Exhibit 6 - H.R. Rep. No. 111-443 (2010) (excerpts)

Exhibit 7 - Blumberg and Holahan, health Status of Exchange Enrollees (2013)

Exhibit 8 - Roundtable Discussion, S. Comm. on Finance (2009) (excerpts),

Exhibit 9 - ASPE Issiue Brief, Health Insurance Marketplace Premiums for 2014 (2013)

Exhibit 10 - Declaration of Anne Marie Costello with attached exhibits

Exhibit 11 - Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, Healthy Indiana Plan Waiver Extension Application (2013)

Exhibit 12 - Jonathan Gruber, Health Care Reform is a Three-Legged Stool (2010)

Exhibit 13 - Hearing Before H. Comm. on Ways and Means (2009) (excerpts)

Exhibit 14 - 155 Cong. Rec. S13832 (2009)

Exhibit 15 - 156 Cong. Rec. H2423-24 (2010)

Exhibit 16 - Letter from Director Elmendorf to Chairman Issa (2012)

Exhibit 17 - 155 Cong. Rec. S12764 (2009)

Exhibit 18 - 155 Cong. Rec. S13559 (2009)

Exhibit 19 - 155 Cong. Rec. S13733 (2009)

Exhibit 20 - 155 Cong. Rec. S13375 (2009)

Exhibit 21 - 155 Cong. Rec. S12358 (2009)

Exhibit 22 - 155 Cong. Rec. S11964 (2009)

Exhibit 23 - H. Comm. on Budget Markup Session (2010) (excerpts)

Exhibit 24 - Joint Committee on Taxation, Technical Explanation of Revenue Provisions (2010) (excerpts)

Exhibit 25 - House Committtees on Ways and Means, Energy and Commerce, and Education and Labor, Health Insurance Reform at a Glance (2010)

Exhibit 26 - S. Rep. No. 111-89 (2009) (excerpts))(McElvain, Joel) (Entered: 04/16/2014)


School corporations' summary judgment reply/response, 4/30/2014

School corporations' exhibits









State's summary judgment opposition/reply, 4/30/2014


Government's request for extension of time to file reply, 5/6/2014


Government's XSJ reply and Healthy Indiana attachment, 5/28/2014


Stipulation for supplemental briefing, 7/28/2014


Plaintiffs' joint supplemental brief, 8/7/2014


Order on motion to dismiss, 8/12/2014


Government's supplemental brief, 8/22/2014


Government's notice of supp authority (Halbig en banc), 9/19/2014


Entry regarding oral argument, 9/24/2014


Plaintiffs' notice of supp authority (Pruitt), 10/2/2014


Government's notice of supp authority (King and Halbig), 11/17/2014


Order re possibly holding case in abeyance, 11/21/2014


Federal response, 11/25/2014


Minute order, 1/26/2015


Joint notice, 7/21/2015


Federal notice of addl authority (Ohio), 2/15/2016



DRAFTING and LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Legislative history -- Senate Finance



Chairman's Mark, 9/16/09





Chairman's Mark (revised), 9/22/09


Chairman's Mark redlined, 10/2/09


S. 1796, introduced 10/19/09


S. Rep. 111-89, 10/19/09




Legislative history -- Senate HELP


Section by Section Narrative, 7/15/09

S. 1679, introduced 9/17/09


Legislative history -- CBO


CBO analysis of HELP bill, 7/2/09



CBO analysis of premiums in Senate Finance Chairman's Mark, 9/22/09



CBO analysis of Senate Finance Chairman's Mark, 10/7/09



CBO Reid substitute estimates, 11/18/09



CBO premium estimates, 11/30/09



CBO coverage estimates, 7/24/12



Chairman Issa letter to CBO, 11/30/12



CBO letter to Chairman Issa, 12/6/12



Legislative history -- Senate floor consideration


Senate floor consideration with amendments that passed


H.R. 3590 as placed on Senate calendar, 10/8 and 10/13/09


SA 2786 to H.R. 3590, introduced 11/19/09



155 Cong. Rec. S11916 (Nov. 21, 2009) (Sen. Thune) (19 million to get subsidies)


155 Cong. Rec. S11964 (Nov. 21, 2009) (Sen. Baucus) (tax credits will help to ensure all Americans can afford quality health insurance)


155 Cong. Rec. S12107 (Dec. 2, 2009) (Sen. Grassley) (57 percent to get subsidies, 14 million won't get them)


155 Cong. Rec. S12358 (Dec. 4, 2009) (Sen. Bingaman) (Exchange and tax credits in every State)


155 Cong. Rec. S12378 (Dec. 4, 2009) (Sen. Enzi) (57 percent to get subsidies)


155 Cong. Rec. S12543-44 (Dec. 6, 2009) (Sen. Coburn) (impacts on Oklahoma, including doubts about running Exchange)


Amendment SA 2939 (Dec. 6, 2009)


155 Cong. Rec. S12764 (Dec. 9, 2009) (Sen. Baucus) (tax credits will help ensure that 93% of Americans will see premiums decrease)


155 Cong. Rec. S12779 (Dec. 9, 2009) (Sen. Durbin) (if you are making less than $80,000 a year, we will help you)


155 Cong. Rec. S12799 (Dec. 9, 2009) (Sen. Johnson) (Exchange and tax credits in every State)


155 Cong. Rec. S13375 (Dec. 17, 2009) (Sen. Johnson) (Exchange and tax credits in every State)


SA 3276 to SA 2786 as introduced, 12/19/2009


155 Cong. Rec. S13559 (Dec. 20, 2009) (Sen. Durbin) (15 million to get coverage through Exchange and subsidies)


155 Cong. Rec. S13687 (Dec. 21, 2009) (Sen. Coburn) (9-10 million people to be dropped by employers)


155 Cong. Rec. S13726 (Dec. 22, 2009) (Sen. Hatch) (states being coerced into regulating)


155 Cong. Rec. S13832 (Dec. 23, 2009) (Sen. Baucus) (states not being coerced)


Republican senators' references to CBO's estimate that large employers would pay $28 billion in tax penalties, 11/19/09 through 12/21/09


H.R. 3590 as it passed the Senate, 12/24/09


House Republican presentation re ACA, 156 Cong. Rec. H177-H183 (Jan. 19, 2010)



ACA LITIGATION -- A SIX YEAR SUMMARY



ACA FEDERALISM DECISIONS

Florida v. U.S., No. 3:10-cv-91 (N.D. Fla.), Order on Motion to Dismiss (Oct. 14, 2010)


Florida v. U.S., No. 3:10-cv-91 (N.D. Fla.), Order Granting Summary Judgment (Jan. 31, 2011)


Florida v. U.S., Nos. 11-11021/11067 (11th Cir.), Opinion (Aug. 12, 2011)


National Fed. of Indep. Business v. Sebelius, Nos. 11-393/398/400 (U.S., June 28, 2012)


Ohio ex rel Cleveland Right to Life v. State of Ohio Controlling Board, 138 Ohio St.3d 57 (Dec. 20, 2013)


Mayhew v. Burwell, No. 14-1300 (1st Cir.), Opinion (Nov. 17, 2014)


Biggs v. Brewer, No. CV-14-0132-PR (Arizona), Opinion (Dec. 31, 2014)


Biggs v. Brewer, No. CV 2013-011699 (Maricopa Co. Superior Court), Opinion (Aug. 27, 2015)


Alaska Legislative Council v. Walker, No. 3AN-15-09208CI (Alaska Superior Court), Transcript of Decision (Aug. 28, 2015)


Ohio v. U.S., No. 2:15-cv-321 (S.D. Ohio), Opinion (Jan. 5, 2016)


Alaska Legislative Council v. Walker, No. 3AN-15-09208CI (Alaska Superior Court), Summary Judgment Decision and Order (March 1, 2016)


Texas v. U.S., No. 7:15-cv-151 (N.D. Tex.), Memorandum Opinion and Order (August 4, 2016)