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This site explores the question of whether the Constitution gives the Supreme Court power to the actions of other... see more

This is a Frontline video in which FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate the mysterious circumstances behind David... see more

This site explores the question, Does the Second Amendment Give Individuals a Right to Bear Arms? In addition to the... see more

This lesson focuses on the Crito, in which Socrates argues against the idea that he should escape the penalty of death... see more

This site contains lecture notes that are part of course on Terrorism. The notes discuss forms of counterterrorism such... see more

This site explores the Issue: Does the Constitution guarantee women the right to choose to terminate a pregnancy by... see more

This site explores the issue: Does the Constitution allow states to segregate schools or other public facilities on the... see more

This site contains a "lecture" about the Constitutional Convention. In addition, there are assignments, questions for... see more

This site explores the issue: Does the Constitution protect homosexual conduct? What limitations does the Constitution... see more

This site explores the Issue: Does the Constitution protect the right of privacy? If so, what aspects of privacy receive... see more

This site provides a "lecture" about the Supreme Court. Additionally, there are assignments for students, questions for... see more

This site provides an introduction to constitutional interpretation and then provides explanations of both the... see more

This site contains both a radio broadcast and a written transcript of a program that explores the issue of the mentally... see more

The Execution Tapes is an hour-long public radio special hosted by Ray Suarez featuring excerpts of recordings made in... see more

This is a training manual that includes copies of slides that can be used to encourage professionals to become more... see more

This site explores the issue: Does the Constitution allow government to classify on the basis of race if the law is... see more

This site explores the Issue: Is your home "your castle"? Do activities in the home merit special protections under the... see more

This is a complete curricula that has been designed to teach high school students about the death penalty, but could also... see more

This article is a draft copy of a document that was charged with the development of cross-disciplinary guidelines and... see more

This site explores the issue: Should heightened scutiny be applied when laws disproportionately burden certain classes of... see more

'The science of DNA testing can now establish with near certainty who did or didn't commit a crime. Why, then, do inmates... see more

This site explores some of the great issues and controversies that surround our Nation's founding document. In addition... see more

This site explores the issue: When should courts closely scrutinize legislative classifications under the Equal... see more

This site explores the Issue: Does the Constitution create a right for individuals to enter into contracts on terms of... see more