Magna Carta

  • The United States Constitution has been the basis for America and its limited government since 1789. The...

  • Jury duty. Although it is avoided as much as possible by some, it is a key component of the American legal process. In fact, the American Founders considered the jury process so vital to the protection of individual rights and liberty that they...

  • Due process, a vitally important right of the American people protected by the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments, has its roots in the concept of rule of law. Initially, this meant that everyone should be subject...

  • Executive privilege is essentially the ability of the president and his subordinates to resist subpoenas and certain interventions by Congress and the courts.

    Though not...

  • According to a Gallup Poll regarding the public opinion of 22 different professions, lobbying is perceived as the least honest and...