Roman Collins is a seventeen year old unapologetic progressive activist committed to ending corporate rule, he is currently a Field Organizing & Communications Intern at Move To Amend. Roman tweets at @RomanDoes and can be reached at email@example.com
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Friday, June 21, 2013
Lochnerized: Corporations have Constitutional Rights. Unions? Not So Much
When judicial rulings create law, it’s commonly known as judicial activism." Lochnerizing " is when the courts invalidate democratically enacted laws while granting corporations constitutional rights. In a 1905 Supreme Court case, Lochner v. New York, the Court struck down a New York state law that limited the amount of hours a baker could work in a day.