In a 2-1 ruling, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has held the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional. CNN story here. An important detail (according to the Wall Street Journal) is that the court held the unconstitutional provision severable. More analysis to follow once the opinion is linkable.
Eleventh Circuit Holds Individual Mandate Unconstitutional, But Severable, in 2-1 Decision
August 12, 2011 by Kevin C. Walsh