Several key U.S. senators are lobbying for treason charges against Edward Snowden, the former analyst who leaked information about government spy programs. So how rare and unusual would that be?
As we work through the angles of the NSA surveillance story, here’s a look at three big “P”s at the center of the story.
Lyle Denniston looks at why it is an exaggeration to say that the nation’s judicial branch has given the federal government’s electronic surveillance programs a constitutional pass.
National Constitution Center president Jeffrey Rosen looks at the five must-read books about privacy issues that are now all too contemporary.
The controversy over the National Security Agency privacy case has led to some strange combinations in the media. Here are 20 quotes from some famous people you’d never think would agree on anything!
Supreme Court watchers were disappointed on Monday when the justices didn’t issue decisions in two high-profile cases involving affirmative action and voting rights. But that doesn’t mean a decision won’t happen this week.
A current legal action, based on one senator’s comments, could reveal specifics about a case where the National Security Agency may have violated the Fourth Amendment while conducting surveillance on Americans.
A potential Supreme Court change in the Voting Rights Act of 1965 could be one of the most emotional moments in what will be a high-profile month for the nation’s highest court.
Join the National Constitution Center’s virtual national town hall this summer to debate the top constitutional issues that could be proposed as The Next 10 Amendments. This week’s topic: a balanced budget amendment.
One of the bedrocks of American society, the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution, is having a tough time to start June. But at least the debate over its very existence is getting a lot of publicity.