[JURIST] The US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] on Tuesday appealed a ruling that found the minimum coverage provision of the recently enacted health care reform law [HR 3590 text; JURIST news archive] unconstitutional. The government filed a notice of appeal [text, PDF] in the US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia [official website], signaling its intent to challenge Judge Henry Hudson’s December finding [opinion, PDF; JURIST report] that an individual’s decision to purchase health insurance is…