Top court axes health-law appeal

Posted: December 3, 2013 at 5:04 a.m.

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will not reconsider the part of President Barack Obama’s health-care law that requires employers to provide basic health insurance for their workers or pay a tax penalty.

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