Fw: Justice Scalia and originalism
jure.toplak at uni-mb.si
Sun Jan 28 14:24:59 PST 2007
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From: "ban at richardwinger.com" <richardwinger at yahoo.com>
> I keep reading that Justice Scalia talks about his
> theory of interpreting the US Constitution as
> "originalism": the meaning of the Constitution
> doesn't change. Article II says, "The president shall
> be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the
> United States, and of the Militia of the several
> States, when called into the actual Service of the
> United States." I wonder if Justice Scalia thinks
> that Bush is also the Commander in Chief of the U.S.
> Air Force?
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