In The News
As the power and status of the United States has increased in the 225 years since the Constitution was signed, what’s at stake every four years has only risen.
The Constitution was signed on September 17, 1787, so 2012 marks the 225th anniversary of this remarkable document.
In this installment, we look at SOPA—the Stop Online Piracy Act—currently being debated in the House.
While lower courts for years have often recognized a “ministerial exception” to federal, state and local laws against discrimination in the workplace, the Supreme Court itself had never done so. Although bold in some ways, the decision was, in fact, quite cautious.