North Carolina Surgeon Wins First Round in Fight to Eliminate State-enforced Medical Monopoly

Raleigh, N.C.—Today, a state superior court judge denied the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ motion to dismiss a constitutional challenge to a law that bans medical providers from purchasing an MRI scanner without first obtaining special permission—called a “certificate of need,” or CON—from the government. The court cleared the way for the … Continue reading North Carolina Surgeon Wins First Round in Fight to Eliminate State-enforced Medical Monopoly