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Oct 23
Constitution Check: Will a brief 1972 ruling stop the same-sex marriage movement?

Constitution Check: Will a brief 1972 ruling stop the same-sex marriage movement?

Lyle Denniston looks at a 1972 one-sentence Supreme Court decision that might be the basis for the Court to step in to decide the same-sex marriage issue.

Gay Marriage, Supreme Court
Oct 23
Oregon, Alaska, D.C. next to vote on legal marijuana

Oregon, Alaska, D.C. next to vote on legal marijuana

The national debate over legalized marijuana will come into new focus in early November, as two states and the District of Columbia will let voters decide on legalization measures similar to those approved in Colorado and Washington state.

Article I, States' Rights

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