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The recent failure in California to legalize marijuana for recreational use (Proposition 19) got us talking at the National Constitution Center. Just before voters headed to the polls, Attorney General Eric Holder made it clear that if the law passed, the national authorities would still enforce the federal laws. Exactly how could a state consider… [Continue Reading]
This past Monday National Constitution Center visiting scholar Richard V. Allen cautioned about cutting too deeply into defense spending.
Can pundit journalists be government watchdogs?
The 43rd president is joining a long line of presidential leaders who publish a memoir in the years after they leave office. But which president wrote the first memoir and why?
Two Cases Before the Third Circuit Raise the Question: Just How Far Can Public Schools go in Policing “off-campus” Speech? As we react to the (merciful) end to one of the nastiest campaign seasons in memory, no one is suggesting that we should resort to censorship of political candidates. People are rightfully debating whether allowing… [Continue Reading]