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5 Matching questions

  1. 1971- New York Times Co. v. United States
  2. 1901- Insular Cases
  3. 1923- Adkins vs. Children's Hospital
  4. 1966- Miranda v. Arizona
  5. 1961- Mapp v. Ohio
  1. a Court narrowly upheld 1st amendment right to Freedom of the press
    Ruled that government had not met the heavy burden or prior restraint i.e.e not made a strong enough case to stop publication of The Pentagon Papers on the grounds that national security would be hurt
  2. b 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. c 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.
  4. d Established the requirement prior to questioning to inform those accused of crimes that they have the right to remain silent, the right to a lawyer, and that what they say can be used against them in court
  5. e Ruled that 4th and 14th amendments protected citizen from illegal searches

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Lottery tickets sold in Virginia
    South Carolina uses this case to expand rights of the supreme court to review all state supreme court decisions which impact the federal government
  2. By 8-0 vote, court ruled that Nixon had to turn over the Watergate Tapes to the Special Prosecutor
    No president was above the law
  3. Declared 1875 Civil Rights Act unconstitutional
    14th amendment prohibited states from discrimination, not individual actions in the private sector such as in theaters, hotels, and restaurants
    Private discrimination was not a violation of the 13th amendment, prohibition against slavery and involuntary servitude
  4. Upheld Louisiana law providing for equal but separate accommodations for white and colored races
  5. Crooked George contract annulled by state legislature
    South Carolina says the constitution forbids state laws impairing contracts

5 True/False questions

  1. 1842- Commonwealth vs. HuntYour rights can be limited in time of war

          

  2. 1819- Dartmouth College vs. WoodwardSaid no state could tax a federally chartered bank because the power to tax involves the power to destroy

          

  3. 1819- McCullough v. MarylandSaid no state could tax a federally chartered bank because the power to tax involves the power to destroy

          

  4. 1857- Dred Scott v. SanfordBy 8-0 vote, court ruled that Nixon had to turn over the Watergate Tapes to the Special Prosecutor
    No president was above the law

          

  5. 1832- Worchester v. VirginiaThe Constitution gives the federal, not state governments, exclusive jurisdiction over Native American nations