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“Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution.”

By John Paul Stevens April 11, 2014

John Paul Stevens served as an associate justice of the Supreme Court from 1975 to 2010. Following is a part of his essay is excerpted from his new book, … 315 more words

Constitution And Law

Bishop Ahr gymnastics edges Westfield, claims North 2 sectional title

EDISON – Bishop Ahr proved its still got it on Saturday.

After two seasons of coming second to Westfield, Bishop Ahr won the NJSIAA North Section 2 team title with a score of 109.175 at home to earn its spot in states. 525 more words


Mass Shootings in America. Again. And Again. And Again...

This good, long (22min) segment from yesterday’s Rachel Maddow Show offers an early run-down of the Oregon situation (they didn’t know much at the time they aired). 694 more words


New problems awaited the court.

Despite worsening relations, those who say American politics is gritlocket are not looking in the right places. Perhaps the most unique contribution the people of the United States have made to political science and public law is the… 1,143 more words

Policy And The Law

Change your gun laws, America

By Fareed Zakaria
Thursday, July 30, 2015

Since 9/11, the United States has responded aggressively to the danger of terrorism, taking extraordinary measures, invading two countries, launching military operations in many others, and spending more than $800 billion on homeland security. 731 more words

Washington Post

Gail Collins: The Unsinkable Ruth Bader Ginsburg - R.B.G. Has No Interest in Retiring

New York Times: RUTH BADER GINSBURG isn’t planning on going anywhere any time soon.

“Now I happen to be the oldest,” the 81-year-old justice said in the tone of a person who has answered a whole lot of questions about her possible retirement plans. 51 more words


Wrestling box scores for Tuesday, Feb. 3

Watchung Hills 52, Franklin 16

220: Elvis Samayoa (WHR) over Norman Montenegro (FRAN) (MD 12-2) 285: Calvin Davis (WHR) over Rodney Crawford (FRAN) (Fall 3:27) 106: Danny Miller (WHR) over Massimo Miello (FRAN) (Fall 1:49) 113: Rob Saum (WHR) over Chase Smith (FRAN) (Dec 6-0) 120: Devan Sirota (FRAN) over Marc Larson (WHR) (Dec 9-2) 126: Jacob Stasil (WHR) over Tristan Salvagno (FRAN) (Fall 1:14) 132: Alec Balestrieri (FRAN) over Nadir Beyah (WHR) (MD 16-4) 138: Palmer Ferrara (WHR) over (FRAN) (For.) 145: Alex Murray (WHR) over Ryan Salvagno (FRAN) (Fall 0:21) 152: Stephen Tyls (WHR) over Dylan Hoagland (FRAN) (Fall 1:34) 160: Josh Mack (FRAN) over Wilson Urgilez (WHR) (Dec 8-7) 170: Michael Terpack (WHR) over Abdul Kanu (FRAN) (Dec 12-6) 182: Ben Gomes (WHR) over (FRAN) (For.) 195: Abu Kossay (FRAN) over Joe Ross (WHR) (Fall 2:53) 362 more words