Friday, August 04, 2017
Michelle Carter, who encouraged boyfriend to commit suicide, to serve 15 months in jail I The Week
The case sparked debate over the legal definition of manslaughter and whether an individual could be held responsible for...
Friday, August 18, 2017
Some racist, homophobic chants in Charlottesville may not be protected under 1st Amendment Vox
Constitutional law experts say these last two examples may not be protected forms of speech.
"You could make the...
Friday, August 11, 2017
In the US, buying streets is a centuries-old trend I BBC News
“There’s a variety of ways that property law is odder than what you might think,” says Andres Sawicki, associate professor at the University of Miami School of Law...
Friday, August 25, 2017
How American Presidents Ended Up With the ‘Kingly’ Power to Pardon I History Channel
“There was a proposal to require Senate approval for pardons, but it was rejected” by the Constitutional Convention, says Caroline Mala...