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Illinois v Wardlow

4 - Reasonable suspicion permits the police to search and seizure

Kyllo v United States

4 - Thermal imaging of a home may be done only with a warrant

Mapp v Ohio

4 - Obscene Materials found - Evidence obtained without a warrant may not be used in criminal prosecutions

New Jersey v T.L.O.

4 - School officials may search without a warrant using reasonable suspicion or a violation of school rules

Olmstead v United States

4 - Wiretap with a warrant

United States v Leon

4 - Evidence obtained in good faith may be used in a criminal trial

Dred Scott v Sanford

5 - States do not have the right to claim an individuals property - Overturned Missouri Compromise

Miranda v Arizona

5 - Law officials have to address their rights

Kelo v New London Connecticut

5 - The government can take property from someone for 'public use'

Betts v Brady

6 - Due process is not interrupted just because you don't recieve council - No right to council, if illiterate

Escobedo v Illinois

6 - When being questioned, a person has the right to an attorney

Gideon v Wainwrite

6 - Overruled Betts v Brady, Courts are required to provide attorneys for defendents who are unable to afford their own

Powell v Alabama

6 - The defendent must be given acces to council upon his or her request as part of due process - death penalty

Furman v Georgia

8 - no racial imbalance - death penalty is UNconstitutional

Gregg v Georgia

8 - Death penalty IS constitutional

Ingraham v Wright

8 - Corpral punishment IS constitutional

Wilkins v Missouri

8 - Death penalty 16+

Bowers v Hardwick

9 - Sodonomy laws are fine

Griswold v Connecticut

9 - Right to privacy

Roe v Wade

9 - Crime to get an abortion

Romer v Evans

9 - Can't have an exclusion law

Stenberg v Carhart

9 - Partial birth abortion is legal

Bakke v University of California

14 - White man - no quota- supports affirmative action

Boy Scouts of America v Dale

14 - A private organization is allowed to exclude a person from membership

Brown v Board of Education

14 - Seperate but equal unconstitutional - outlaw segregation

Civil Rights Cases of 1883

14 - The court held that the Civil Rights Act of 1875 was unconstitutional

Cruzan v Missouri

14 - Creates living will

Fargher v City of Boca Raton

14 - Sexual harassment

Goss v Lopez

14 - hearing before suspended from school

In Re Gault

14 - right of jouvenille court system

Plessy v Ferguson

14 - sets up separate but equal

Rostker v Goldberg

14 - Congress can draft men without drafting women

Sheppard v Maxwell

14 - gag order on the media - trail can be moved

Swann v Mecklenburg School District

14 - Courts can bus students for integration

Troxel v Granville

14 - grandparents have no control

Washington v Glucksberg

14 - Assisted suicide - unconstitutional

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