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David A. Kaplan is the former legal affairs editor of Newsweek, where he covered the Supreme Court for a decade. His other books include "The Silicon Boys," a New York Times best-seller that has been translated into six languages, "The Accidental President," an account of the 2000 election on which HBO’s Recount was based, and "Mine’s Bigger," a biography of the largest sailboat in the world that won the Loeb Award for Best Business Book of 2008. A graduate of Cornell and the New York University School of Law, he teaches courses in journalism and ethics at NYU. His new, widely lauded book is "The Most Dangerous Branch: Inside the Supreme Court's Assault on the Constitution."