Aug 14

Does the Constitution treat corporations as “persons”?



Posted 2 years, 8 months ago.

By

In a continuing series of posts, Lyle Denniston provides responses based on the Constitution and its history to public statements about the meaning of the Constitution  and what duties it imposes or rights its protects. Today’s topic: corporate personhood. The constitutional claim: “Corporations are people, my friend….Of course they are…Everything corporations earn ultimately goes to… [Continue Reading]