Making use of a 4-to-4 split

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at how a divided Supreme Court could accelerate the arrival of a case before the Justices about transgender students.

Interactive Constitution: The 14th Amendment

As part of the National Constitution Center’s on-going Interactive Constitution project, leading constitutional experts interact with each other to explore the Constitution’s history and what it means today. In this special look at the ground-breaking 14th Amendment, three sets of experts find common ground on the amendment’s Equal Protection, Due Process and Enforcement Clauses