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    Landmark Supreme Court Case: Katz v. United States (1967)

    In this 1967 Supreme Court case, Charles Katz, a bookie, was recorded by the FBI transmitting illegal…

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    Student Journalism and First Amendment Rights

    Former student-activist Mary Beth Tinker and Executive Director of the Newseum's First Amendment Center…

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    Florida Gun Control Bill

    Reporter James Call spoke by phone about Governor Rick Scott’s (R-FL) signing of a school safety and…

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    Landmark Supreme Court Case: McCulloch v. Maryland (1819)

    McCulloch v. Maryland (1819) is one of the most important Supreme Court cases regarding federal power.…

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    The Legacy of McCulloch v. Maryland

    Law professors Mark Killenbeck and Farah Peterson talked about the 1819 landmark Supreme Court case…

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    Senator Flake (R-AZ) on Freedom of the Press

    Arizona Republican Senator Jeff Flake, who is retiring at the end of his current term, took to the…

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    Criminal Prosecution and the Rule of Law

    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed the role of prosecutors and the Department of Justice.…

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    Predecessors to the Bill of Rights

    The rights provided in the Bill of Rights were based on several documents and precedents from England…

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    Massachusetts Colony's Body of Liberties and Due Process Rights

    Emory University Law Professor John Witte discussed the 1641 Massachusetts Body of Liberties. He…

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    England's Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the English Bill of Rights

    Richard Brookhiser talked about the Glorious Revolution that took place in 1688 in England and the…

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    Magna Carta and Individual Rights

    Author Richard Brookhiser talked about the history of Magna Carta and the rights established in that…

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    Individual Rights and the Early American Colonies

    Emory University Law Professor John Witte discussed the governments that the early American colonies set…

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    The Internet and the First Amendment

    Matthew Prince talked about hate speech on the internet and the First Amendment issues it raises. He…

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    The Passage of the 26th Amendment

    Former House Speaker Tom Foley and Senator Ted Kennedy spoke about the reasons for passing the 26th…

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    Poll Taxes and the 24th Amendment

    Senate Associate Historian Don Ritchie discussed the history behind poll taxes and the 24th Amendment.

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    Women's Suffrage and the 19th Amendment

    Kristen Gwinn-Becker, historical consultant for the National Women’s History Museum, talked about the…

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    The 14th Amendment and Incorporation

    Christine Blackerby gave a tour of the National Archives “Amending America” exhibit. In this clip,…

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    The Right to Petition the Government

    Christine Blackerby gave a tour of the National Archives “Amending America” exhibit. They discussed…

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    Background of the 15th Amendment

    Harvard University Law Professor Michael Klarman talked about the 15th Amendment and the exploitation…

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    Presidential Pardons

    Article II, Section 2, Clause 1 of the U.S. Constitution gives the President the power to "grant…

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