The Supreme Court has severely curtailed—and in many cases effectively eliminated—the ability to sue federal officials to vindicate constitutional rights. Congress can force courts to entertain these suits by enacting statutory qui tam remedies.
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Masha Simonova Fri, Jun 12, 2020, 5:35 PM
Randy Beck, John Langford Wed, Jan 22, 2020, 8:06 AM
As Congress considers various measures to rein in unchecked executive power, it should look back in history to a critical, well-established and underutilized tool for holding executive officials to account: qui tam statutes.