The Volokh Conspiracy
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5/25/1861: John Merryman arrested. Chief Justice Taney ruled that his detention was unconstitutional in Ex Parte Merryman.
Which leaves the U.S. without a major party even slightly inclined to leave people alone to manage their own affairs.
Is this the Supreme Court’s next big gun rights case?
Fox News interviewer Maria Bartiromo uncritically accepts Trump's outlandish conspiracy theory.
The MORE Act, which would repeal federal prohibition, is scheduled for a vote this week.