How Obama Undermined the War on Terror
May 01, 2013
When Obama took office, he promised not to expend "the rule of law" for "expedience's sake." He did, and now we all face the consequences.
More than a decade after 9/11, the “war on terrorism” continues to produce new legal questions.
Moneyball for Judges
April 10, 2013
How can we learn how political judges' decisions are? By looking at the statistics.
Spy vs. Soldier
April 02, 2013
The CIA may lose a power it never legally had.
March 29, 2013
On Obamacare, conservative judges were glad to limit Congress' power. To uphold DOMA, they'll need to do the opposite.
No, a Sweeping Gay Marriage Ruling Won't Trigger a Backlash
March 26, 2013
Liberals fret that there'd be a backlash if the Supreme Court established a right to same-sex marriage. Here's why they shouldn't worry too much.
Is the Filibuster Unconstitutional?
March 07, 2013
The Founding Fathers might not approve of today's Senate.
Is War Civilized?
March 03, 2013
Were princes more humanitarian than the Hague?
Does the Government Deserve Your DNA?
February 27, 2013
The crucial privacy case before the Supreme Court.
Remembering Ronald Dworkin
February 18, 2013
Charles Fried remembers the towering American philsopher, who died last week.