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Roberts v. Galen of Virginia, Inc.

Docket No.: 97-53
Argued: December 1, 1998
Decided: January 13, 1999

Topics:

42 U.S.C. 1395, Economic Activity, Nongovernmental Liability, Medicaid

Petitioner: Roberts
Respondent: Galen of Virginia, Inc.

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT
Supreme Court Docket


525 U.S. 249 (1999)
Question:

Must a plaintiff prove that a hospital acted with an improper motive in failing to stabilize a patient in order to prove a violation of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act?

Roberts v. Galen of Virginia, Inc.
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 01, 1998

Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Roberts, 0 vote(s) against
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