Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at the Supreme Court’s recent silence on gun issues and some trends in the lower court system.
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On the heels of several executive actions to combat gun violence in the United States, the President will join CNN’s Anderson Cooper for a live discussion at George Mason University on Thursday night at 8 p.m. ET.
When James Madison spoke to the First Congress he proposed 20 amendments for a Bill of Rights, and not the 10 we all know about. So what did Congress delete from the final list that was ratified by the states?
Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, analyzes the Supreme Court’s refusal to take a case about banning assault weapons.
On Monday morning, the United States Supreme Court denied a potentially significant case on the ability of some Americans to own assault weapons.