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National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning: A case of presidential power

January 10, 2014 By Alexander Fullman

Alexander Fullman examines the facts in the high-profile case of National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning, which could expand or limit the President's powers to make executive appointments without immediate Senate approval.

A look back at the Supreme Court's year in 2013

December 30, 2013 By Alexander Fullman

Marshall Scholar Alexander Fullman looks back at an eventful year for the Supreme Court in 2013, including five decisions involving the Fourth Amendment.

Town of Greece v. Galloway: Legislative prayer sessions and the Establishment Clause

November 6, 2013 By Alexander Fullman

Alexander Fullman previews Town of Greece v. Galloway, a big case in front of the Supreme Court on Wednesday that involves prayers at public meetings and the First Amendment.

Affirmative action take two: The Schuette case

October 15, 2013 By Alexander Fullman

Alexander Fullman previews Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, a case in front of the Court on Tuesday that gives the Justices the opportunity to address the issue of affirmative action from the opposite perspective it usually does.

McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission: The next Citizens United?

October 7, 2013 By Alexander Fullman

Alexander Fullman previews the upcoming Supreme Court arguments in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, a case that could lead to the spending of even more money in United States elections.

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