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Original Methods Originalism Best Defends the Classical Liberal Constitution: A Response to Epstein

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We are grateful to Richard Epstein for taking the time to reply, but are disappointed that he attributes to us positions we do not hold, indeed ones that are the reverse of our positions. We will first clear up some

<em>Originalism and The Good Constitution</em>: A Discussion

Originalism and The Good Constitution: A Discussion

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Originalism—the view that the Constitution should be interpreted according to its original meaning—has been an important principle of constitutional interpretation since the early republic. Today this theory has prominent adherents on the Supreme Court in Justice Clarence Thomas and, at