Supreme Court Rules Medicaid Can Recoup Payments for Future Care

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Florida in a case where the state sought to recover Medicaid payouts from an accident victim’s injury settlement.

The decision, affirming an appeals court ruling, was 7-2 with conservative Justice Clarence Thomas writing the majority opinion backed by Chief Justice John Roberts, conservative Justices Samuel Alito, Neil Gorsuch, Brett Kavanaugh, Amy Coney Barrett, and liberal Justice Elena Kagan.

Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer, who is resigning at the end of this session, were in dissent of the opinion.

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