Pharma is going to have a *fit* over this. TX may NOT like the consequences
It is not just a difference of opinion, the judge is incredibly ignorant.
Therein lies the problem. The problem is one-sided. Judges were appointed based on a religious belief. They should be removed. This goes all the way up to the US Supreme Court.
Almost none of them will be removed.
It is a matter of frankness to combat it.
I have little doubt he is going to rule against. Prepare the appeal. (PS: He was appointed for life, and a certain contingent now goes judge-shopping for these controversial cases, knowing the results he will give them.)