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The 19th Amendment, granting women suffrage throughout America, was ratified August 18, 1920. Take our quiz to commemorate the anniversary.
In Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission, the Supreme Court overturned part of that law as inconsistent with the freedom of speech clause of the First Amendment, but never directly addressed the issue over whether restrictions on the spending of foreign nationals in the American political process can be regulated.
An international program will explore citizenship in Latvia and the U.S., through the eyes of high school students.
The Court actually has never said that falsity is never protected as a form of free speech.
Yesterday’s anniversary of the end of World War II had added importance for us at the National Constitution Center.