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What Is Impeachment?
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What Is Impeachment?

MICAH SCHWARTZMAN: I’m Micah Schwartzman I’m the director of the Karsh Center for Law and Democracy, which is a relatively new center at the law school, and I’m here to host this session on impeachment. We’re running a series, a

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How Do You Get A Presidential Pardon? | Ron’s Office Hours | NPR
2019 Wright Lecture – Mark Tushnet – “Institutions for Protecting Constitutional Democracy”
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2019 Wright Lecture – Mark Tushnet – “Institutions for Protecting Constitutional Democracy”

(audience applauds) Thank You, Dean Iacobucci and Professor Su. Thanks to the Dean for inviting me to give this lecture, and to the faculty as a whole for its hospitality during my two weeks here teaching an intensive course. I

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Votes for Prisoners? Democracy and the European Convention on Human Rights
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Votes for Prisoners? Democracy and the European Convention on Human Rights

Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights holding that the UK’s blanket ban on voting by convicted prisoners violates Article 3 of Protocol 1 to the European Convention on Human Rights have caused controversy in the UK. One reason

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Separation of powers | Wikipedia audio article
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Separation of powers | Wikipedia audio article

The separation of powers is a model for the governance of a state. Under this model, a state’s government is divided into branches, each with separate and independent powers and areas of responsibility so that the powers of one branch

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Brexit, referendums and deliberative democracy | Professor Matt Qvortrup
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Brexit, referendums and deliberative democracy | Professor Matt Qvortrup

My name is Matt Qvortrup. I am professor, political science, at Coventry University, and before that I was a constitutional lawyer. I have been an envoy for the US government in Sudan and I’ve also been a broadcast journalist. I

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