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Supreme Court gives FTC a win on hospital mergers

The New York Times, February 20, 2013
The Supreme Court on Tuesday strengthened the power of the Federal Trade Commission to block hospital mergers, issuing an opinion that could limit the ability of public hospital authorities to claim immunity from federal antitrust laws. The unanimous decision restored the authority of the F.T.C. to challenge the merger of the only two hospitals in Albany, Ga.