I think it’s really impor­tant to under­stand that the New York deci­sion is based on New York admin­is­tra­tive law prin­ci­ples,” said Wendy Parmet, a pro­fessor at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity School of Law who spe­cial­izes in public health law. “It’s really not a deci­sion that says that gov­ern­ment can’t do this but that under New York law, the city board of health couldn’t do it the way they did it.”

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