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High Court OKs Maine Plan to Lower Drug Prices

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High Court OKs Maine Plan to Lower Drug Prices

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High Court OKs Maine Plan to Lower Drug Prices

High Court OKs Maine Plan to Lower Drug Prices

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The U.S. Supreme Court upholds a Maine program intended to lower the cost of prescription drugs for the state's uninsured residents. The drug industry had argued the program violated federal Medicaid law. Analysts say other states are likely to follow Maine's lead. Hear NPR's Julie Rovner.

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