Souter on Constitutionalism

But constitutional lines have to be drawn, and on one side of every one of them is an otherwise sympathetic case that provokes impatience with the Constitution and the line. But constitutional lines are the price of constitutional government.
……………………. Justice David Souter, dissent in Agostini v. Felton (1997).

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J@m3z Aitch is a two-bit college professor who'd rather be canoeing.
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