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The history and meaning of the 19th Amendment

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California gun case could be headed to Supreme Court

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Can historic August polling data forecast the presidential race?

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Powers of the President

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Constitution Check: Might the Second Amendment be redefined?

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“Sister Wives” case moves slowly toward Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court’s Jeffersonian Jew

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Voting rights in the courts

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Voting rights in the courts

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27 words: Deconstructing the Second Amendment

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Interactive Constitution: A common interpretation of the Second Amendment

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Brandeis’s Fight Against the ‘Curse of Bigness’. The wisdom of the Jewish Jefferson.

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The presidency of George Washington

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The presidency of George Washington

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Can only a jury impose the death penalty?

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Stephen Breyer’s path to the Supreme Court

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Harding’s death remains a subject of interest, 93 years later

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A constitutional history of the Democratic Party

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A constitutional history of the Democratic Party

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No Religious Tests—Campbell

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The No Religious Test Clause

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The Presidency of George Washington

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The Supremacy Clause

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Direct and Indirect Dichotomy: Relevant Today

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Video:  The Presidency Of George Washington

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Direct and Indirect Taxes

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The Power to Tax—Willis

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The Power to Tax, Not to Destroy: An Effects Theory of the Taxing Clause

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