Category Archives: Law

Oyez, Oyez, Oyez

It’s that time of year again–the time when the air turns crisp, leaves fall from the trees, and nine seemingly benign individuals congregate to produce decisions which impact our country in untold ways. That’s right: the Supreme Court opened its 2014 … Continue reading

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“Clear Law”: A Debate

While on the subject of government and the law, I’d like to point you towards an intelligent article in the Atlantic about laws, regulations, and the devil in the details of American bureaucracy. Its thesis—“a decades-long obsession with writing excessively … Continue reading

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The Constitution, for Better or Worse

Debating the Constitution tends to be a fraught endeavor. There’s something about that hallowed document–it can make us by turns furious and ecstatic, it can excite our intellectual curiosity, but regardless, it’s rare that a conversation about the Constitution doesn’t touch something deep … Continue reading

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