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Response to DavidDvorkin (Reply #32)

Mon Dec 31, 2012, 04:29 PM

33. And that's what he is saying is the problem. He says our system is not functioning

optimally and we can do better.

I for one am gratified to hear a law professor finally say this, altho Justice Ginsburg alluded to it a couple of summers ago during Arab Spring. She said that she would not recommend that new emerging democracies fashion their constitutions after ours. She talked about the constitution of South Africa instead...

This is why there is a trend of these emerging democracies to steer away from using our Constitution, which at one time was the sine qua non. It no longer is. It is considered unwieldy for the needs of people in a modern 21st century democracy.

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