MARKVA v. HAVEMAN, 01-2509
In a class-action challenge to the Michigan Medicaid plan's methodology for calculating eligibility and benefits for relatives caring for dependent children, that treats non-parents differently from parents, the district court did not err in finding that the current policy is not "comparable" for all members of the eligibility group.
- Decided 01/27/2003
- Published 01/27/2003
- Before DAUGHTREY and MOORE, Circuit Judges; ECONOMUS, District Judge.
- United States Sixth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- William R. Morris (argued and briefed), Office of the Attorney General, Social Services Division, Lansing, MI, for Appellants., Rochelle Bobroff (briefed), AARP Foundation Litigation, Washington, D.C., for Amicus Curiae.
- For Appellees:
- Jacqueline Doig (argued and briefed), Terri L. Stangl (briefed), Center for Civil Justice, Saginaw, MI, for Appellees.