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Jul 07
Constitution Check: Is the end of the death penalty in sight?

Constitution Check: Is the end of the death penalty in sight?

Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, looks at Justice Stephen Breyer’s dissent in a recent death penalty case, which argued for an end to capital punishment.

Jul 07
The Constitution signer who was impeached and expelled

The Constitution signer who was impeached and expelled

William Blount is one of the lesser-known men who signed the Constitution, but one of the most controversial, since he put a key part of the founding document to a critical test less than decade after it was ratified.

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