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From the Blog: Daily Preamble, 6/26: Wealth Taxes and the Legacy of Obergefell

Wed, 26 Jun 2019


Here’s today’s rundown of the latest news, opinions and commentary related to the Constitution:

(Posting articles is not an endorsement of the beliefs expressed therein; it is purely for informational purposes.)

·      The Constitution in the News:

o   Is a wealth tax constitutional? (Forbes)

o   The Supreme Court handed down decisions on administrative deference, supervised release and ownership of liquor stores.

o   The final five cases on the docket, including those regarding the census and gerrymandering, will be announced tomorrow.  

·      On this Date in Constitutional History:

o   The decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, which permitted gay marriage in all ...

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