On February 18 in Washington, D.C., the Charles Koch Institute, the Federalist Society, and Reason hosted an event for Reason Senior Editor Damon Root's new book Overruled: The Long War for Control of the U.S. Supreme Court. The program featured Root in conversation with George Mason University law professor Neomi Rao, a former clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas, followed by audience Q&A. Click below to watch.
“The Court usually reads statutes with a presumption of rationality and a presumption of constitutionality.”
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