"The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans upheld the ruling despite the Biden administration saying on Monday that halting implementation of the rule could lead to the deaths of dozens or even hundreds of workers," Whitcomb wrote.
The mandate was set to go into effect on January 4, but employers, employees, organizations, and several states brought suit almost immediately.
One of the attorney generals involved in bringing the suit, Texas' Ken Paxton lauded the ruling over Twitter. Read more and see tweets here.