The courts and public health: caught in a pincer movement.


Public health practitioners are familiar with the general outlines of legal authority and with judicial standards for reviewing public health regulations. What may not be as familiar are 3 emerging judicial doctrines that pose considerable risks to public health initiatives. We explain the contentious series of judicial rulings that now place health… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2013.301738

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