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5 Matching questions

  1. 1919- Schenck v. United States
  2. 1962- Engel v. Vitale
  3. 1901- Insular Cases
  4. 1819- Dartmouth College vs. Woodward
  5. 1963- Gideon v. Wainwright
  1. a Dispute over charter
    South Carolina says a contract is a contract
  2. b Reciting of an official prayer in the schools violated the 1st amendment's establishment of religion clause, which was applied to the states by the 14th amendment
  3. c Ruled unanimously that the 6th amendment right to an attorney, which was applied to the states by the 14th amendment, required that a state provide lawyers for poor people accused of felony crimes, not just capital crimes
  4. d Established limits on free speech; right is not absolute but dependent on circumstances, i.e. person is not protected if falsely shouts fire in a crowded theater
  5. e A series of cases which asked "Does the Constitution and all of its rights automatically cover any person in territory which the U.S. acquires?" or "Does the Constitution follow the flag?" No.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Upheld an Oregon law that limited women to a 10-hour work day in laundries or factories in order to protect women's health
  2. No separate minimum wage for women permitted
    Now they can have the vote, so it cannot be justified
    They can change the law through political means
  3. Challenged the teaching of evolution in schools
  4. Federal suit using Sherman Antitrust Act
    Court ordered it to be dissolved
  5. Declared labor unions legal

5 True/False questions

  1. 1936- U.S. vs. ButlerStruck down AAA
    Processing a tax out of which farmers were paid to restrict production was not a tax, but rather was regulation of agriculture beyond the powers of congress

          

  2. 1896- Plessy v. FergusonUpheld Louisiana law providing for equal but separate accommodations for white and colored races

          

  3. 1944- Korematsu v. United StatesUpheld the power of the president in wartime to limit a group's civil liberties

          

  4. 1692- Salem Witch TrialsReciting of an official prayer in the schools violated the 1st amendment's establishment of religion clause, which was applied to the states by the 14th amendment

          

  5. 1810- Fletcher vs. PeckCrooked George contract annulled by state legislature
    South Carolina says the constitution forbids state laws impairing contracts