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The State Giveth, The State Taketh Away. Now The State Giveth Back..to Some

Recently the North Carolina Supreme Court decided a case challenging the constitutionality and overall legality of the State of North Carolina repealing the teacher tenure system.  312 more words

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Lender Challenges CFPB’s Constitutionality

On July 30, this blog discussed State Bank of Big Spring v. Lew, a case in which the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled on July 30 that a small Texas bank had standing to challenge the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). 303 more words

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Tunisia: A Step Forward for Women’s Rights

Tunisia’s parliament adopted a new law on November 10, 2015, that will allow women to travel with their minor children without getting permission from the children’s father.  552 more words

Legal Articles

How UK Tabloids Frame Moderate, Constitutional, Progressive Politics as 'Far Left'

None of the 18 (falsely so-called) ‘Far Left’ ideas are ‘Far Left’ at all. Each one of them is not only compatible with secular liberal parliamentary democracy in the UK: they are actually prerequisites for an accountable constitutional democracy with a healthy system of checks and balances. 69 more words

Critique & Commentary

Legal Practitioner sues PMB for not appointing Ministers

A lawyer and member of the 1995 Constitutional Conference Chief Anselm Eyo has sued President Muhammadu Buhari for not appointing ministers.

He is praying the court to hold that Buhari ought to appoint ministers on assumption of office as prescribed by the 1999 Constitution. 363 more words

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Lawsuit challenges constitutionality of male-only draft registration

From Washington Post, by Ilya Somin July 15 at 2:42 PM

A recent lawsuit filed by a teenage girl in New Jersey challenges the constitutionality of male-only draft registration, arguing that it violates the Constitution because it discriminate on the basis of sex : 351 more words

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