Will the U.S. Supreme Court ever get around to overruling the shame of Dred Scott?| Michael Coard
Language in a Kansas case reminds us that this shameful judgment has never been overturned.
Here’s 15 things you didn’t know about the ‘Dred Scott’ decision | Opinion
Constitutional scholars state that this ruling is “widely considered the worst decision ever made by the Supreme Court.”
Who is born a US citizen? Why? | Analysis
If upheld, a federal court ruling would solidify birthright citizenship as the law of the land, and overturn more than a century of federal refusal to grant American Samoans citizenship status.