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Aug 26
Constitution Check: Is shaming a legal form of punishment for crime?

Constitution Check: Is shaming a legal form of punishment for crime?

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center's adviser on constitutional literacy, looks at the revival of public shaming as a punishment, and why a Pennsylvania court nullified such a sentence for a former justice.

Aug 26
Why is August 26 known as Woman’s Equality Day?

Why is August 26 known as Woman’s Equality Day?

The 19th Amendment gave women the right to vote nationally on August 18, 1920, so why is Woman’s Equality Day on August 26th each year?

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