Apr 6

The Constitution This Week: Cell phones, tweets, and strip searches



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The Constitution in the news this week: cell phone tracking, teens on Twitter, the Supreme Court’s ruling on strip searches, President Obama’s civics lesson, and same-sex couples on immigration.



Mar 30

The Constitution This Week: Health care, health care, health care



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This week-in-review feature typically covers a variety of constitutional topics in the news. But this week, constitutional coverage was dominated by one topic: health care.



Mar 23

The Constitution This Week: Health care, SXSW, and plea bargains



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



Jan 10

What’s a presidential signing statement?



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A lot of crazy stuff tends to happen on New Year’s Eve. It’s amusing to analyze, say, the Lady Gaga–Mayor Bloomberg midnight kiss, but you’ve also probably heard about another buzzworthy, albeit less TMZ-worthy, event: President Obama’s signing of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The move was controversial primarily because the NDAA will allow… [Continue Reading]



Sep 14

3 bully lessons in leadership for President Obama from Teddy Roosevelt



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Obama’s supporters probably would like to see a leadership style that is more Medal of Honor and less Peace Prize.