Mar 13

Constitution Check: Can the public get access to the legal reasons for targeted killing?

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


The simple fact is that, under the Constitution, the government cannot be forced to disclose internal documents of a kind that have not traditionally been made public.

Mar 10

The Constitution This Week: Super Tuesday, Santorum, and terrorists

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


Here’s a brief look at the top constitutional news stories and commentaries from this week.

Jan 16

What Would Dr. King Say?

Posted 2 years, 3 months ago.


Is it time to finally declare Dixie “changed”? That is at the heart of the Texas redistricting decision now before the Supreme Court.

Nov 21

To have and to hold; to enforce, but not defend … the partisan clash over the Defense of Marriage Act

Posted 2 years, 4 months ago.


DOMA stands a good chance of stirring the 2012 presidential election campaign.

Oct 19

Troy Davis and justice for the poor

Posted 2 years, 6 months ago.


For every Troy Davis there are a few dozen others in jail who may have been unfairly convicted, but because they were not given a sentence of death, their story goes untold.