(Bloomberg) — The full U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington will rehear a case on Obamacare tax subsidies, a move that may reduce the chances of a new Supreme Court showdown over a central element of the Affordable Care Act.

A rehearing sets up the possibility that the full court will reverse the ruling of a three-judge panel, nullifying a decision that conflicts with a ruling by another appeals court, in Richmond, Va.

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