A Maryland law crafted to deter companies from instituting large price increases on old, off-patent drugs was struck down by a federal appeals court Friday, in a decision that could give pause to other states considering similar legislation. Gerard Anderson is quoted.
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A personal essay about a 10-year-old boy about being in a military family. Robert Blum is quoted.
Benjamin Hynden, a financial adviser in Fort Myers, Fla, got two cat scans, one at an imaging center, the other in a hospital ER. The first bill was $298. The second, from the hospital, was $10,174.75. The segment unpacks the price difference. Faculty Associate Gerard Anderson is quoted.