Column: The Coming Storm Over The 2020 Census

Last week’s announcement by the Trump administration that it intends to include in the 2020 Census a question about citizenship marks the opening salvo in what promises to be a pitched battle over the upcoming decennial “Enumeration.”

April 5, 2018 Census 2020

Column: Trump Pardon Power: Any Constitutional Limits?

Given mounting apprehension that Trump will abuse the pardon authority, now is an opportune time to survey the key Supreme Court presidential-pardon decisions, which date back to the 19th century and early 20th. Taken together, these cases establish that the pardon authority indeed is quite broad bu

June 6, 2018

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