Volume 120 · May 2007 · Number 7
The Living Constitution
Medical Self-Defense, Prohibited Experimental Therapies, and Payment for Organs
Laser Beam or Blunderbuss?: Evaluating the Usefulness of Determinate Sentencing for Military Commissions and International Criminal Law
In the Face of Danger: Facial Recognition and the Limits of Privacy Law
Dissent, Corporate Cartels, and the Commercial Speech Doctrine
Congressional Restrictions on the President's Appointment Power and the Role of Longstanding Practice in Constitutional Interpretation
Forty-Ninth Parallel Constitutionalism: How Canadians Invoke American Constitutional Traditions
The Compact Clause and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
Seventh Circuit Upholds Voter ID Statute. — Crawford v. Marion County Election Board, 472 F.3d 949 (7th Cir. 2007), reh’g and suggestion for reh’g en banc denied, Nos. 06-2218, 06-2317, 2007 WL 1017015 (7th Cir. Apr. 5, 2007).
Ninth Circuit Affirms Mandatory Sentence. — United States v. Hungerford, 465 F.3d 1113 (9th Cir. 2006).
Ninth Circuit Upholds Conditioning Receipt of Welfare Benefits on Consent to Suspicionless Home Visits. — Sanchez v. County of San Diego, 464 F.3d 916 (9th Cir. 2006).
Eighth Circuit Holds That District Court Cannot Reduce Sentence Based on Categorical Disagreement with 100:1 Powder/Crack Cocaine Quantity Ratio. — United States v. Spears, 469 F.3d 1166 (8th Cir. 2006) (en banc).
Seventh Circuit Holds That Convictions for Failing to Report to Jail Constitute Violent Felonies Under 18 U.S.C. § 924(e). — United States v. Golden, 466 F.3d 612 (7th Cir. 2006), reh’g and suggestion for reh’g en banc denied, No. 06-1326, 2007 U.S. App. LEXIS 1646 (7th Cir. Jan. 8, 2007).
Congress Authorizes the President to Waive Restrictions on Nuclear Exports to India — Henry J. Hyde United States–India Peaceful Atomic Energy Cooperation Act of 2006, Pub. L. No. 109-401, tit. I, 120 Stat. 2726 (to be codified at 22 U.S.C. §§ 2652c, 8001–8008, and 42 U.S.C. § 2153(d)).