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City leaders in Hartford, Connecticut’s capital city and once the insurance capital of New England,  have hired an international law firm that has expertise in bankruptcy, the Hartford Courant reported today.

Federal Judge in CT Blocks United From Dropping Docs

Dec 6, 2013

A federal judge in Connecticut is blocking United Healthcare’s move to drop hundreds of doctors from its Medicare Advantage network.

The Hartford Courant reports that the Fairfield and Hartford County Medical Associations convinced the court that removing the more than 2-thousand doctors in Connecticut from the health insurance network would be too damaging. And that the insurer plans to appeal the decision.