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Constitutional Limits
Goldwater Victory Puts an End to Arizona’s Massive Prop. 208 Tax Hike

A Maricopa County judge this morning issued an injunction in the Goldwater Institute’s lawsuit against Proposition 208 which blocks enforcement..

Arizona in Focus
Victory! Court Strikes Down Illegal Tax

The Goldwater Institute won a victory for taxpayers this morning when the Arizona Supreme Court struck down Pinal County’s illegal..

Constitutional Rights
Supreme Court Will Review Federal Law That Blocks States from Protecting At-Risk Native Children

February 28, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur The U.S. Supreme Court announced today that it will review the constitutionality of the..

Parents Want to Know What’s Going on in Classrooms—And They’re Right

February 25, 2022By Timothy Sandefur Parents across the country are rejecting the falsehoods of Critical Race Theory (CRT)—the idea that..

Frederick Douglass, a Former Slave, Extolled the Virtues of American Citizenship

February 18, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur The abolitionist, philosopher, and former slave Frederick Douglass used to say that citizenship depended..

Zora Neale Hurston vs. the ‘Race Man’

February 4, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur The author Zora Neale Hurston died in obscurity in 1960, but today she’s one..

Arizona in Focus
Goldwater Fights Pro-Tax Forces, Asks AZ Supreme Court to Enforce Constitution

January 13, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur The Goldwater Institute yesterday filed a brief with the Arizona Supreme Court urging the..

Arizona in Focus
Arizonans Should be Free to Work – and to Challenge Bureaucratic Overreach

January 6, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur This week the Goldwater Institute filed a brief urging the Arizona Supreme Court to review..

Indian Child Welfare Act
U.S. Supreme Court to Decide Whether to Hear ICWA Case

January 5, 2022 By Timothy Sandefur The Supreme Court Justices will meet this Friday to decide whether to review the..

VICTORY! Virginia School Board Quietly Abandons Lawsuit Against Parents

By Timothy Sandefur December 27, 2021 The Fairfax County School Board quietly asked a judge last week to dismiss the..

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