Feb 21

A new look at Citizens United

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


As tens of millions of dollars of money (much of it probably from corporations) flows often secretly into this year’s presidential and congressional campaigns–and as efforts to stop that flow seem frustrated–the U.S. Supreme Court has just signaled that it may take another look at its part in that situation.

Feb 10

This week and the Constitution: Gay marriage, relevance and killer whales

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.


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

Feb 3

This week and the Constitution: Egypt, stump speeches, and pay freezes [VIDEO]

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.


News headlines, politicians, and hot-button issues come and go, but one 225-year-old document continues to emerge in our conversations about our nation’s most important questions and challenges: the Constitution.

Jun 1

You be the judge: Drug dealers and the fourth amendment

Posted 2 years, 10 months ago.


Should our Fourth Amendment rights depend on how fast the police can drive and run?

Jan 14

When police accidentally catch a drug user, can they arrest him?

Posted 3 years, 3 months ago.


In our latest addition of “You be the judge” can police arrest a man doing drugs when they entered his apartment without a warrant… on accident?