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The arguments begin on Monday, as attorneys representing 26 states, the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), and a few of its individual members square off against U.S. Solicitor General Donald B. Verilli, Jr. and one of his deputies. Other attorneys appointed by the Supreme Court will join the fray on two issues.
Heritage spells out the schedule — six hours of oral arguments which will be conducted in four sessions, spread over three days. That’s an unusual amount of time that the Supreme Court has allocated to the cases challenging the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which we all know and detest as ObamaCare. The schedule is here.