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.

Mar 18

The Tower of Law, Stephen Colbert and the Sixth Amendment

Posted 3 years, 1 month ago.


March 18 marks the forty-eighth anniversary of the Gideon v. Wainwright decision, a Supreme Court case that has ensured a core constitutional right in courtrooms across the country as well as inspired one of the Center’s most popular exhibits.