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By Suja A. Thomas

A law professor makes a case for revitalizing a once-ubiquitous component of the U.S. justice system.

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The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right

By Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse

The seeds of today's conservative judiciary were sown in the past

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By Bryan Burrough

A fact-filled look at the United States' so-called first "Age of Terror."

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Scalia: A Court of One

Bruce Allen Murphy

How an idea shaped the career of a Supreme Court justice.

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The history and future of the Second Amendment — thwarted and supported by a living Constitution.

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Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker

Two Philadelphia reporters use hard-nosed, old-school reporting to uncover police corruption.

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A former Supreme Court Justice offers his personal amendments to the Constitution, despite the almost impossibility of any of them becoming the law of the land.

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by Todd S. Purdum

This riveting account of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act keeps you asking, "Will it pass?" even though you know from history that it does.