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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

With one seat vacant, the Supreme Court returns

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court Preview: Justices revisit landmark property case

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Podcast: What to expect at the Supreme Court this year

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

What to expect at the Supreme Court this year

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

What to expect at the Supreme Court this year

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Court to take a varied look at the First Amendment

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court takes eight new cases, no action on Redskins’ appeal

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Video: Timothy Garton Ash on 10 Free Speech Principles for a Connected World

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court Preview: Another ‘dog’ case for the Justices

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Senate By Steven G. Calabresi

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article I, Section 6 By Steven G. Calabresi and Jay Wexler

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Is the Senate Broken By Michael J. Gerhardt

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article I, Section 3 By Steven G. Calabresi and Michael J. Gerhardt

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Preamble By Erwin Chemerinsky and Michael Stokes Paulsen

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Preamble’s Significance for Constitutional Interpretation By Michael Stokes Paulsen

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Giving Meaning to the Preamble By Erwin Chemerinsky

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Michael Stokes Paulsen

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Jay D. Wexler

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Michael J. Gerhardt

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The National Constitution Center Interactive Constitution website

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Inside the Conservative Push for States to Amend the Constitution

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

From parchment to iPad: U.S. Constitution digitized

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Phila. Teachers Honored for Improving Constitutional Literacy in Classrooms

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

How Teamwork Built America

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Timothy Garton Ash on Ten Free Speech Principles for a Connected World

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Constitution Check: Could Roe v. Wade be overruled without amending the Constitution?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court ponders NCAA, Redskins sports cases

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Hamilton v. Jefferson: A Clash of Constitutional Visions in Washington’s Cabinet

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Timothy Garton Ash: Ten Free Speech Principles for a Connected World

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Little talk about the Constitution at first presidential debate

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

How the Kennedy-Nixon debate changed the world of politics

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Nixon Court and the Rise of Judicial Conservatism

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Obama administration faces a choice on Amtrak’s role

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court Preview: Religion and access to government programs

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article V and constitutional change

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article V and constitutional change

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Podcast: Article V and constitutional change

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Constitution Check: Might the Supreme Court overrule its own gun rights ruling?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court steps into new health care dispute

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Civil Rights Icon and Congressman John Lewis Awarded 2016 Liberty Medal

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Nixon Court and the Rise of Judicial Conservatism

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Video: The Nixon Court And The Rise Of Judicial Conservatism

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Constitution in primetime: ‘Designated Survivor’ and presidential succession

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Survey Research Assistant

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article II, Section 4 By Neil J. Kinkopf and Keith E. Whittington

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Balancing Independence and Accountability in Impeachable Offenses By Keith E. Whittington

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Scope of the Impeachment Power:  What are “High Crimes and Misdemeanors”? By Neil J. Kinkopf

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Keith E. Whittington

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Neil J. Kinkopf

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

What rights does a disabled child have at school?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Representative John Lewis awarded 2016 Liberty Medal

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

2016 Photo Gallery

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

National Constitution Center launches free Constitution app

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

It was 229 years ago today, the Constitution was signed in Philadelphia

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Video: Mark Thompson and The Language Of Politics

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Mark Thompson: What’s Gone Wrong with the Language of Politics?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

National Constitution Center Awards $175,000 to 3 Philadelphia Schools

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

New Interactive Constitution App Now Available for IOS and Android!

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Live Chat: Constitution Hall Pass 2016

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Fourteenth Amendment

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Podcast: Article II and the powers of the President

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article II and the powers of the President

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article II and the powers of the President

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Senior Education Programs Demonstrator

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

National Constitution Center Will Be Closed on September 19 Due to the Liberty Medal Ceremony

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Celebrity plural family case appeal filed with the Supreme Court

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Edward Snowden, the Constitution and presidential pardons

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Liberty Medal 2016 Participants Include Special Host and Performers

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Constitution Day 2016 To Include Kids-0nly Town Halls and Free Admission

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Alberto Gonzales: 9/11 from Inside the White House

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Supreme Court acts on Ohio early voting, web ads

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

On this day, the transition begins to our Constitutional government

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Constitution Check: Does the government have power to protect sacred Indian sites?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Does conviction of a serious crime always mean the loss of gun rights?

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Suspension Clause By Amy Barrett and Neal K. Katyal

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Suspension Clause By Neal K. Katyal

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Scope of the Suspension Clause By Amy Barrett

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article I, Section 2 and Expansion of the Right to Vote By Daniel P. Tokaji

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The States and Congress as Constitutional Interpreters By Bradley A. Smith

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article I, Section 2 By Bradley Smith and Daniel P. Tokaji

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Amy Barrett

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Neal K. Katyal

The Liberty Medal

2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Daniel P. Tokaji

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Living News Spring 2017

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Straight-ticket voting allowed in Michigan

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article IV, Section 1 Full Faith and Credit Clause By Stephen E. Sachs and Steve Sanders

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Admissions Clause and the Equal Sovereignty Principle By Thomas B. Colby

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Nature and the Scope of the Equal Footing Doctrine By Eric Biber

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Admissions Clause By Eric Biber and Thomas B. Colby

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Not Your Founding Fathers Judiciary By David A. Strauss

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

The Judicial Power and the Power of Judicial Review By Richard W. Garnett

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Article III, Section One by Richard W. Garnett and David A. Strauss

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

David A. Strauss

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Richard W. Garnett

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Thomas B. Colby

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Eric Biber

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Full Faith and Credit: Some Lingering Dilemmas By Steve Sanders

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Full Faith and Credit in Court and in Congress By Stephen E. Sachs

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Video: Alberto Gonzales on the 9/11 decisions

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2016 Liberty Medal Recipient: U.S. Representative and Civil Rights Icon John Lewis

Richard R. Beeman

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