TITLE

Federal court blocks President Bush's prescription discount plan

PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Drug Utilization Review;Oct2001, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of Judge Paul L. Friedman of the United States District Court of the District of Columbia on a lawsuit about prescription drug discount cards for senior citizens, on September 7, 2001. Discussion on the alleged violations in the Medicare discount card proposal by the federal government; Bases for the decision; Implications of the court ruling; Background on the government program and its possible effect.
ACCESSION #
5513139

 

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