Today, America’s values, our constitutional heritage, and the freedoms and opportunities of our people are being undermined by a narrow, conservative approach to the law that lacks appropriate regard for the ways in which the law affects people’s lives. This conservative vision, which is advanced by a highly organized movement and has come to dominate American law and public policy – from law school classrooms to legislative hearing rooms and federal courtrooms – threatens to undermine the true promise of our Constitution.
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