Revered judicial authority Melvin Urofsky talks about his new book on the history of dissent at the Supreme Court and the role of dissent in the nation’s constitutional dialogue.
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On December 31, 1999, the United States officially handed the Panama Canal over to Panama’s government, ending a long saga that had started a century and a half earlier.
A Philadelphia man convicted of capital murder in 1986 is set for a February 2016 Supreme Court hearing in a sentencing dispute.
Today marks the birthday of perhaps the most-maligned president in American history. But was Andrew Johnson really that bad, or just the target of some second-guessing historians?
Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer told ABC News on Sunday he doesn’t see mass internment of ethnic groups in the nation’s future, in a reference to the Court’s 1944 Korematsu decision.