A federal judge in Virginia has struck down that portion of Obamacare which requires people to buy health insurance stating that such a requirement is unconstitutional. You can read the N.Y. Times article here.
Not surprisingly, Fox News is all over it proclaiming the decision to be the death knell for the president's sweeping health care legislation. MSNBC is less dire, but their coverage indicates that even they believe much of the legislation will be subject to Supreme Court scrutiny.
I've said for a long time that I didn't think it was constitutional to compel citizens to purchase anything, including health care. It was, in my opinion, a fundamental flaw in Obama's health care plan.
So off to the supreme court we go.