Mary Jo Kopechne perished not because Ted Kennedy crashed his car, but because the legacy was more important than telling the authorities she was in it.
Prime territory for Clark Kent to investigate: the biased and superficial work done by our most prominent journalists.
Liberty Law Forum
We argue that the U.S. Constitution was written in the language of the law, and that treating it as a legal document strengthens originalism.
Unless one thinks that the Constitution doesn’t matter or shouldn’t be enforced, it’s a legal text that legal training can help explicate.
On the rare occasion when the public meaning diverges from the legal meaning, the public meaning probably ought to prevail.
A core aspect of the new originalism is best understood as a shift to originalism as a theory of law.