Comments for: State supreme court rejects Anthem appeal of rate increase

Posted Feb. 28, 2012, at 2:04 p.m.
Last modified March 01, 2012, at 1:30 p.m.

PORTLAND | State regulators were justified last May in denying a planned rate hike by Anthem Health Plans of Maine, the state’s highest court ruled Tuesday. The Maine Supreme Judicial Court sided unanimously with former Bureau of Insurance Superintendent Mila Kofman’s decision to slash by nearly half a rate …


An early version of this story incorrectly stated the Anthem’s market position. Anthem provides the largest number of individual health policies in Maine, but it is not the only provider of individual policies.

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