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Students will want to read up on Constitution for 2016 SAT tests

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Important changes are on the way for students taking a new form of the SAT test, including sections that will require them to interpret the meaning of passages from the Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, the Federalist Papers and other founding documents.

Podcast: Lessig, Levinson on changing the Constitution

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Lawrence Lessig from Harvard and Sanford Levinson from the University of Texas join the National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen to discuss if America needs a second Constitutional convention and what challenges such a meeting would pose.

The Constitution outside the courts: Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security

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Lyle Denniston examines how a move by the acting head of Social Security that ended a tax return withholding practice has constitutional implications.

Constitutional right to flash your head lights gains momentum

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Should a driver have the legal ability to flash their headlights as an alert to a police presence on the road? That knotty legal question is gaining momentum after a legal decision in Missouri, an Oregon ruling, and a new effort in New Jersey.

Ripeness is all: When can a state’s truth-declaring function be challenged?

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In this commentary, Jeffrey Shulman from Georgetown Law looks at the Susan B. Anthony List case and why the issue of standing is critical in any law that would deter free speech during an election cycle.