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Mar 28

Alan Dershowitz dishes about Hobby Lobby, O.J. Simpson and the Constitution



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The legendary and unpredictable Alan Dershowitz spent an hour speaking to a sold-out audience at the National Constitution Center on Thursday, discussing everything from the Hobby Lobby case, to the O.J. Simpson trial, to the meanest client he ever defended.



Mar 28

Video: The State of Free Speech in America



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The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen moderates a discussion about the state of free speech in America including Dr. Stanley Fish, Greg Lukianoff, Eric Posner, and Jonathan Rauch.



Mar 27

Brazil close to its own “Constitution for the Internet”



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The Internet has certainly changed all our lives in the past 15 years, but is the web ready for its own constitution? One major nation thinks so, and it’s moving toward a vote to establish an Internet Bill of Rights for its citizens.



Mar 27

Man successfully argues the Fifth in deer killing case



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In central Pennsylvania, a farmer apparently has won an expensive constitutional argument over his Fifth Amendment right to evasively answer a game warden’s questions about a recently deceased deer.



Mar 27

Video: Lessons Learned in the Wake of the Arab Spring



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In this video from a recent event at the National Constitution Center, former Prime Minister of Greece George Papandreou and others share their lessons learned in the wake of the Arab Spring uprisings.