'It is high time that we constitutionalize this provision and the right of people to a healthful environment.
'If we constitutionalize this right to a good and healthy environment, we will be empowering the citizenry to demand to the states to enforce these environmental laws and hold them accountable for their failure to implement these relevant laws,' he added.
constitutionalize collective bargaining, it did not close the door on
Why seek to uphold and even constitutionalize collective
presently refusing to constitutionalize even a right to good faith
A court "constitutionalizes" a theory of democracy when it treats a particular conception of democracy as constitutionally required.
In asking whether the Court appropriately constitutionalizes a particular conception of democracy, the natural place to begin is with the Republican Guarantee Clause.
Lastly, one cannot help but note that the same justices who were hesitant to constitutionalize questions of democratic theory in Vieth were nonetheless willing to do precisely this in Citizens United.
agreed and created balancing tests to constitutionalize