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Constitution Check: Are new California same-sex marriages on shaky legal ground?

Posted 9 months, 19 days ago.

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Lyle Denniston examines the attempts at blocking same-sex marriages in California after the Supreme Court’s Proposition 8 decision, and why decisive action from Justice Anthony Kennedy ended the debate, for now.

A look back at Justice Sandra Day O’Connor’s court legacy

Posted 9 months, 19 days ago.

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Abigail Perkiss from Kean University looks at Sandra Day O’Connor’s time as a Justice on the eighth anniversary of her retirement announcement from the Supreme Court.

Video: Jeffrey Rosen interviews David Boies about court decisions

Posted 9 months, 20 days ago.

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National Constitution Center president Jeffrey Rosen recently spoke with “super lawyer” David Boies about the arguments that were before the Supreme Court in its recent pair of same-sex marriage decisions.

Don’t forget four other big Supreme Court decisions this term

Posted 9 months, 23 days ago.

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As the Supreme Court winds ends its historic 2012-2013 term, decisions about same-sex marriage, the Voting Rights Act and affirmative action grabbed headlines. But there were other big cases the Court decided well before June.

America’s Town Hall: The National Constitution Center’s Supreme Court Debates

Posted 9 months, 24 days ago.

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What a week it was at the Supreme Court in Washington: four landmark decisions in three days. Learn what the experts are saying about key rulings about same-sex marriage, the Voting Rights Act, and affirmative action. If you want to do your own analysis, we’ve combined a week of our online Town Hall debate and analysis coverage into one location for you.