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Today in Supreme Court History: December 1, 1897

Added 12-01-20 07:21:02am EST - “12/1/1897: Justice Stephen Field resigns.” - Reason.com

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Josh Blackman is a constitutional law professor at the South Texas College of Law Houston, an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute, and the President of the Harlan Institute. Follow him @JoshMBlackman.

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Which leaves the U.S. without a major party even slightly inclined to leave people alone to manage their own affairs.

We're expected to suffer discomfort, economic pain, and emotional distress or else pay fines or serve jail time. Government officials, meanwhile, take offense when called out for violating the standards they created.

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