5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Furman v. Georgia (1972)
- NY Times v. U.S.
- Smith v. Allwright
- Printz v. U.S.
- Citizens United v. FEC
- a a United States Supreme Court ruling that established the unconstitutionality of certain interim provisions of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act.
- b White primaries are unconstitutional.
- c held that the First Amendment prohibited the government from restricting independent political expenditures by corporations and unions.
- d Pentagon Papers case. Prior restraint was unjustified.
- e State death penalties (as then applied) are arbitrary and violate equal protection of 14th Amendment.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Created the "good faith" exemption to the exclusionary rule.
- 1954 case that overturned Separate but Equal standard of discrimination in education.
- Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public schools by virtue of 1st Amendment's establishment clause and the 14th Amendment's due process clause; Warren Court's judicial activism.
- Invalidated the Congressional term limit provision of 23 states.
- a United States Supreme Court case regarding the application of the Due Process Clause.
5 True/False questions
Tinker v. Des Moines (1969) → Anarchist calling for overthrow of the government. Established precedent of federalizing Bill of Rights (applying them to States); States cannot deny freedom of speech - protected through due process clause of Amendment 14
Wesberry v. Sanders (1963) → "One man, one vote." Ordered state legislative districts to be as near equal as possible in population; Warren Court's judicial activism.
Shaw v. Reno (1993) → NO racial gerrymandering; race cannot be the sole or predominant factor in redrawing legislative boundaries; majority-minority districts.
West Virginia v. Barnette → 1966 ruling that upon arrest, a suspect has the right to remain silent and the right to consult with a lawyer.
Grutter v. Bollinger → a United States Supreme Court case regarding the University of Michigan undergraduate affirmative action admissions policy