Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

The importance of the 14th Amendment today

Clip: Season 1 | 1m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Yale Professor Akhil Amar tells us how important the 14th amendment is to us today - and gives us a little history behind its creation.

Aired: 02/12/13

Rating: NR

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