The 14th: A Civil War-era amendment has become a mini-Constitution for modern times.

 John Bingham - the father of the 14th Amendment (image via  Wikimedia Commons ).

John Bingham - the father of the 14th Amendment (image via Wikimedia Commons).

My latest cover story for the ABA Journal. This one traces the history of the 14th Amendment and how broadly, and narrowly, it's been interpreted over the years. 

Victor Li

chicago, il