Constitutional Opinions

Constitutional Opinions

Mrs. Griswold’s Ghost

By From the May 2012 issue

One can only imagine what Potter Stewart would have made of Campaign 2012.

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Verrilli’s Latest Losing Hand

By 4.26.12

When even an Obama appointed justice won't allow herself to be patronized, you know you've had a bad day.

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‘A Legal Backwater’

By From the April 2012 issue

So many constitutions worldwide -- and how many except ours recognize the right to keep and bear arms?

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Constitutional Contempt

By 3.29.12

Why the Obama legal team struggled at the Supreme Court.

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Wickard v. Filburn: Time for It to Go!

By 3.14.12

What the Supreme Court will need to overturn in the Obamacare case.

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Madison vs. Obamacare

By From the February 2012 issue

Could it be that the Founders really favored more central government than James Madison let on?

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Texas Wins One for Judicial Restraint

By 1.26.12

In Perry v. Perez, the Supreme Court has demanded judicial restraint in redistricting.

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Affirmative Action Reconsidered

By 1.25.12

New legal cases and initiatives confirm renewed popular opposition to race as an organizing principle in American society.

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Recessing the Constitution

By 1.9.12

Obama's recess appointments are symptoms of a larger constitutional problem.

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Caitlin Halligan Need Not Apply

By 11.16.11

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals does not require her services.