More on Civil Rights

Commentary

Let Indigent Defendants Choose Their Own Lawyers

By Tim Lynch. Fort Wayne News-Sentinel. January 17, 2017.

A New Way That Obama’s Justice Department Breaks the Law

By Ilya Shapiro and Thomas Berry. National Review (Online). December 19, 2016.

Midnight Regulations in Paradise

By Ilya Shapiro. National Review (Online). November 28, 2016.

Cato Studies

To Confront the Assassin’s Veto, or to Ratify It?

By Robert Corn-Revere. Working Paper No. 36. January 5, 2016.

High on Life? Medical Marijuana Laws and Suicide

By D. Mark Anderson, Daniel I. Rees, and Joseph J. Sabia. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 17. January 7, 2015.

Marriage against the State: Toward a New View of Civil Marriage

By Jason Kuznicki. Policy Analysis No. 671. January 12, 2011.

Articles

Ending Legalized Piracy: Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Roger Pilon and Trevor Burrus. Policy Priorities for the 114th Congress. 2015.

The Beginning of the End of the Gay Marriage Debate

Ilya Shapiro. Engage. Vol. 14. No. 1. Summer 2013.

Discrimination, Affirmative Action, and Freedom: Sorting out the Issues

Roger Pilon. American University Law Review. Vol. 75. No. 45. 1996.

Public Filings

Gloucester County School Board v. G.G

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and David McDonald. Legal Briefs. January 10, 2017.

Ferrer v. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations

By Jessica Ring Amunson, Joshua M. Parker, Ilya Shapiro, & Manuel S. Klausner. Legal Briefs. November 22, 2016.

D’Agostino v. Baker

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and Jayme Weber. Legal Briefs. June 3, 2016.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Would the TPP Advance Free Trade? A Scorecard

Policy Report. November/December 2016.

Is the TPP Free Trade?

Policy Report. September/October 2016.

Defense Lawyers Will Fight All the Way to the Supreme Court to Protect Their Clients’ Right to Pay Them

Terrance G. Reed and Howard Srebnick. Supreme Court Review. 2015-2016.

Events

Will President Trump Threaten Free Speech?

Featuring Flemming Rose and John Samples. February 3, 2017. Policy Forum.

The Domestic Drone Revolution: Risks and Rewards in Perspective

Featuring Matthew Feeney and Patrick G. Eddington. September 27, 2016. Conference.

#CatoDigital — Digital Speech under Attack: How Regulators Are Trying to Shut Down Dissent Online

Featuring Kat Murti. June 29, 2016. Cato Digital.

Speeches

Academic Freedom and Free Speech

By Roger Pilon. March 16, 2016.