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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been in the news, with the release of excerpts from her interview with Katie Couric of Yahoo! News.  Among other things, the Justice indicated that she has no plans to retire.  Josh Gerstein reported on the interview for Politico. In Bloomberg Businessweek, Paul Barrett reports on the possibility that a […]

Fisher challenges new college admissions ruling

Lawyers for Abigail Fisher, who has been pursuing a lengthy court challenge to the use of race in admitting students to the University of Texas in Austin, on Tuesday asked the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to reconsider a new decision upholding the policy.  En banc review is necessary, the new […]

Peter Levine: A Blog for Civic Renewal

We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For in 10 minutes

This video from Frontiers of Democracy 2014 is my best effort to summarize my book We Are the Ones … in 9 minutes and 39 seconds. It presents the book as an effort to answer the problem that was most … Continue reading

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mapping the youth vote in 2014

CIRCLE’s new interactive maps of states and congressional districts are getting a lot of attention. Our congressional district map lets you view any district by various measures of demographics, turnout, socioeconomic variables, the number of local colleges and universities, and … Continue reading

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Street Law PowerPoints: Teacher Resource CD

Posted by William Chenausky on July 22, 2014 at 2:44pm 0 Comments

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The case of the barking dog

Posted by Sandra Wesdock on July 2, 2014 at 7:30am 0 Comments

I can't find a copy of "The case of the barking dog," questions and answers.  Can anyone help please.  I have the 8th edition of the textbook Street Law and it's not included there.  Please, if you have a copy e-mail me at…

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Buffer Zones

Posted by Michael Allard on June 10, 2014 at 1:41pm 0 Comments

Some articles on Abortion Clinic Buffer zones (McCullen v Coakley)

New Hampshire Approves A Buffer Zone Around Abortion…

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IP Video Contest! (win $$ for your classroom)

Posted by Allison Hawkins on May 13, 2014 at 5:30pm 0 Comments

Teachers/students: How would you like to make some $$$$ by sharing your mad video-making skills and extreme knowledge about the U.S. patent system? Our friends at the …

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