JAMES BOVARD: On Obamacare justices fret over state rights, ignore individual rights

At last week’s Supreme Court oral arguments on the Affordable Care Act, several justices questioned whether a verdict against Obamacare would be “unconstitutionally coercive” to state governments that did not create health care exchanges. Justice Sonia Sotomayor fretted that such a ruling could result in “intruding on the federal-state relationship.” …