Garret Epps is the Legal Affairs Editor of the Washington Monthly and a professor of law emeritus at the University of Baltimore. He is the author of American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution and four other books about the Constitution.
A primer on Section 3, the Constitutional words everyone is talking about.
We cling to Lincoln’s call for reconciliation but we need a government and an Attorney General Merrick Garland who will punish the domestic terrorists.
America survived the Trump era including its farcical last gasp. But, as two legal scholars explain, preserving freedom is complex.
The Texas Attorney General’s ridiculous, malevolent suit to throw out the ballots in four other states makes him more than a Trump stooge. He’s a legal menace.
Buried in a legal debate over “independent legislatures” lay signs that the Roberts Court is all about raw power.