Lawyers representing Detroit schoolchildren filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Gov. Rick Snyder and state officials in what they are calling the country's first federal case that pushes for literacy as a right under the U.S. Constitution, reports Ann Zaniewski of the Detroit Free Press.
As Constitution Day approaches, Elizabeth Wydra in The Washington Times underscores the importance of the duties enumerated within it that will shape our country over the next eight years.
According to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday. Georgia's voter registration process violates the Voting Rights Act and has prevented tens of thousands of residents, mostly minorities, from registering to vote, reports Kate Brumback of the Associated Press.
Ann E. Marimow of The Washington Post reports that nearly a decade after the Supreme Court struck down the District’s long-standing ban on handguns, the city is again at the forefront of a legal battle over the Second Amendment.