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U.S. Limits on Government Can’t Work Everywhere: Ramesh Ponnuru

Feb. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has drawn criticism for saying that she would not counsel constitution writers abroad to look to our Constitution as a model, and for recommending instead the basic laws of South Africa and Canada.

Some of that criticism, as even conservative columnist Jeff Jacoby has noted, has been unfair, failing to note that Ginsburg also praised aspects of our constitutional order.