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Tenth Circuit denies en banc review in Guarantee Clause case

Yesterday the Tenth Circuit voted to deny en banc review in Kerr v. Hickenlooper. Judges Hartz, Tymkovich, Holmes, and Gorsuch dissented. To recap, the Guarantee Clause is located in Article IV, Section 4 of the United States Constitution, and provides … Continue reading

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Tenth Circuit holds that Guarantee Clause claim is justiciable

The Guarantee Clause (or “Guaranty” Clause) is located in Article IV, Section 4, and provides that “The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government….” It’s one of those clauses of the Constitution that … Continue reading

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