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CONSTITUTION USA WITH PETER SAGAL

What are activist judges?

  • Aired: 02/21/2013
  • 01:49
  • Rating: NR
Federal Judge Harvie Wilkinson discusses the concept of "activist judges" and why he believes both Constitutional originalists and those who back the idea of a "living constitution" have it wrong.
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