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5 Matching questions

  1. U.S. v. Lopez (1995)
  2. U. S. v. Richard Nixon
  3. Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
  4. Baker v. Carr (1962)
  5. Marbury v. Madison
  1. a 1974--The court rejected Richard Nixon's claim to an absolutely unqualified privilege against any judicial process.
  2. b 1803 established the principle of judicial review
  3. c "One man, one vote." Ordered state legislative districts to be as near equal as possible in population; Warren Court's judicial activism.
  4. d Gun Free School Zones Act exceeded Congress' authority to regulate interstate commerce.
  5. e Provided test for determining which parts of Bill of Rights should be federalized - those which are implicitly or explicitly necessary for liberty to exist.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. State death penalties (as then applied) are arbitrary and violate equal protection of 14th Amendment.
  2. 1896 ruling that separate but equal facilities for different races were not unconstitutional.
  3. 1969--Determined that a law that proscribes advocacy of violence for political reform is constitutional if applied to speech that is not directed toward producing imminent lawlessness and is not likely to produce such action is not constitutional.
  4. The decision stems from the Yazoo land cases, 1803, and upholds the sanctity of contracts.
  5. 1968 guarantees the right to a trial by jury where a sentence of at least two years is involved.

5 True/False questions

  1. 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.

          

  2. Gitlow v. New York (1925)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

          

  3. Miranda v. Arizona1803 established the principle of judicial review

          

  4. Brown v. Board of Education1954 case that overturned Separate but Equal standard of discrimination in education.

          

  5. Abbington v. Schempp (1963)"One man, one vote." Ordered state legislative districts to be as near equal as possible in population; Warren Court's judicial activism.

          

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