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Supreme Court Will Soon Decide Whether To Reconsider Qualified Immunity

For the last several years, Cato has been leading the campaign to abolish qualified immunity, a judicial doctrine that shields state officials from liability, even when they violate people’s constitutional rights. Soon we will know whether the Supreme Court is prepared to confront one of the most pernicious and legally baseless doctrines in the history of the Court.

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No to “Race to the Top: COVID-19”

Remember the “Race to the Top,” a competition held by the U.S. Department of Education in which states battled for a slice of $4.35 billion in “stimulus” funds? It looks like we’re about to have “Race to the Top: COVID-19.”

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