Md. officials immune from suit for alleged Medicaid wrongs, 4th Circuit says

Nursing homes cannot sue state officials to recover unpaid Medicaid benefits on behalf of past patients, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday in denying compensation requests by three Maryland facilities against health and social-services secretaries. In its 3-0 decision, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the federal Constitution’s 11th Amendment provides state officials immunity ...

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