I believe the last major USSC case which cited the Commerce Clause was struck down; United States v Lopez restored some sanity to the Commerce Clause, and the opinion in the case makes for good reading.
Might want to have a look at US v Morrison.
posted on 01/13/2003 11:20:13 AM PST
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Ah yes, rape as a "gender motivated hate crime" protected by Federal law.
Ok, United States v Lopez as the beginning of the end, and United States v Morrison as support.
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