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Restoring the Founders’ right to bear arms

This article is part of a symposium on the court’s decision in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen. Joseph Greenlee is the director of constitutional studies at FPC Law. It may have been Justice Clarence Thomas’s 74th birthday, but he w

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The right to fear, in public: Our town square after Bruen

This article is part of a symposium on the court’s decision in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen. Esther Sanchez-Gomez is the senior litigation attorney with Giffords Law Center. Last week, the juris doctors of the Supreme Court looke

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The (likely) last grants of October Term 2021

This article was updated on June 29 at 4:20 p.m. The Relist Watch column examines cert petitions that the Supreme Court has “relisted” for its upcoming conference. A short explanation of relists is available here. On Wednesday, the Supreme Court is holdin

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Jackson will be sworn in on Thursday as Breyer steps down

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will be sworn in as the newest Supreme Court justice at noon on Thursday, June 30. She will become the first Black woman ever to serve on the court. Jackson will replace Justice Stephen Breyer, who announced Wednesday in a lett

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