Jurisprudence
May 6 2014 11:49 PMTwo AmericasIn much of the country, the death penalty is disappearing. In the South, it lives on.
May 5 2014 6:05 PMLet Us PrayThe Supreme Court gives its blessing for prayer at town meetings. Get ready for a lot more Jesus in your life.
May 1 2014 10:55 AMFinally, a Judge Calls Shaken Baby Diagnosis an “Article of Faith”And frees Jennifer Del Prete, who was sentenced for murder 10 years ago.
April 25 2014 4:46 PMObama May Grant Clemency to Thousands of Drug Offenders. That’s Not Enough.
April 23 2014 3:26 PMA Long History of Armed Constitutional Vigilantism Predates Bundy Ranch
April 21 2014 11:46 PMThe Top 12 Government Programs EverWhat did they get right that so many others don’t?
April 15 2014 7:31 PMA History of HateCould anything have been done to stop Frazier Glenn Miller?
April 11 2014 2:27 PMThe Disappearing Public Outrage Over Political Corruption
April 4 2014 3:03 PMAll Eyes on ObamaObama needs to put his money where his mouth is on campaign finance reform.
April 2 2014 5:28 PMJustice Roberts Hearts BillionairesThe chief either doesn’t believe, or doesn’t care, that money corrupts politics.
April 2 2014 1:03 PMThe Shame of “Equitable Sharing”How local cops are still colluding with the feds to seize pot-related assets—even in states with legal marijuana.
March 30 2014 8:15 PMThe Yemenis at GuantánamoCatching up with Salim Hamdan, the “lucky” Yemeni who managed to leave the prison.
March 24 2014 4:48 PMGetting the History RightTracking the real history of corporate rights in American constitutional thought.
March 19 2014 3:52 PMRuth Bader Ginsburg Is IrreplaceableAll you liberals trying to push her out, think about that.
March 14 2014 4:40 PMIn Defense of Religious LibertyAnti-gay bills and the Hobby Lobby case have given religious rights a bad name. But they’re still important to fight for.
May 6 2014 5:11 PMMajority RulesAmericans now get to decide which religions we want to protect. Guess which one will always win?
May 2 2014 5:35 PMThe Gay Marriage Case That Makes No SenseNo, North Carolina does not make it a crime for a minister to perform a same-sex wedding.
April 30 2014 5:22 PMWhen the Death Penalty Turns Into Torture
April 24 2014 5:17 PMWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Talking About RaceDeep inside the Supreme Court’s affirmative action decision lies a fight about how we speak about race in America.
April 22 2014 6:09 PMOK, Michigan Can Ban Affirmative ActionBut does that really mean race no longer matters, as the Supreme Court’s conservatives say?
April 16 2014 6:13 PMRotten AppleI won’t buy another iPhone or Mac until the company pays its fair share of taxes. Care to join me?
April 14 2014 10:58 AMFrom Demon Weed to God’s PlantHow five pot-farming brothers are leading Colorado’s evangelicals toward embracing marijuana legalization.
April 7 2014 6:22 PMWho Deserves Religious Liberty?What Ross Douthat gets wrong about the Hobby Lobby and gay wedding photography cases.
April 2 2014 5:41 PMThe Devastating, Sneaky Genius of John Roberts’ OpinionsHis McCutcheon decision pretends to be mild but then wrecks what remains of campaign-finance law.
April 2 2014 1:13 PMDie Another DayThe Supreme Court takes a big step closer to gutting the last bits of campaign finance reform.
March 31 2014 2:19 PMTo Save the Obamacare Exchanges, We Need an Oligopoly
March 27 2014 11:27 AMSo, You Missed Oral Argument … AGAIN?Oral arguments in the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court case in four minutes of video.
March 24 2014 1:10 PMWho’s the Boss?Why are our employers making our health insurance choices in the first place?
March 17 2014 11:52 AMYes, Corporations Are PeopleAnd that’s why Hobby Lobby should lose at the Supreme Court.
March 11 2014 11:38 PMNo Longer Black and WhiteWhy liberals should let California’s affirmative-action ban stand.

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