Lyle Denniston looks at Senator Patrick Leahy’s efforts to influence the constitutional conversation about the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, by seeking more accountability for its actions.
Lyle Denniston looks at four potentially very significant new challenges under way to Obamacare, including one argument that is growing in popularity with the law’s critics.
Lyle Denniston looks at remarks from a well-known judge, Richard A. Posner, and their possible influence over the voter ID law controversy.
Lyle Denniston looks at why it is hard to predict the progress of same-sex marriage across the nation, despite New Jersey’s move on Monday.
Constitution Check: Is the Supreme Court only willing to work at the fringes of the Second Amendment?
Lyle Denniston examines evidence that the Supreme Court is not staying completely away from lawsuits involving gun rights.