Mar 2

The Constitution This Week: Health care reform, cigarette packaging, and Syria



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week.



Feb 24

The Constitution This Week: Affirmative action, gay marriage, and contraception



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News headlines, politicians, and hot-button issues come and go, but one 225-year-old document continues to emerge in our conversations about our nation’s most important questions and challenges: the Constitution. The Constitution is a big buzzword for Election 2012, and more than ever, citizens, pundits, and politicians are turning to the Constitution for answers–and sometimes ammunition,… [Continue Reading]



Feb 17

This week and the Constitution: CPAC, civility, and Springsteen



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The Constitution is a big buzzword for Election 2012, and more than ever, citizens, pundits, and politicians are turning to the Constitution for answers–and sometimes ammunition, as they try to prove the Constitution is on their side.



Feb 13

“What’s the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court?” + 6 other questions about federal courts



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Last week the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals made headlines with its ruling that striking down Prop 8, the voter-approved measure banning same-sex marriage in California.



Feb 10

This week and the Constitution: Gay marriage, relevance and killer whales



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Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week.