Requirements of constitutional amendability are often seen as very important, if not essential, instruments of modern constitutional design. Yet the topic of constitutional amendment is remarkably under-theorised and under-explored.
Tag: Constitutional Design
When the American founding fathers drafted the first written constitution in the world, one of the most important questions they were facing was: how difficult should it be to change this fundamental document? This question is still highly relevant.
The Second Amendment to the US Constitution protects the Right to Bear Arms. It's one of the most unique and controversial constitutional provisions in the world. Obama promised to stricter gun control laws. It's unlikely that he can fulfill this promise.