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

Abstract

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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