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5 Matching questions

  1. 1962- Engel v. Vitale
  2. 1966- Miranda v. Arizona
  3. 1923- Adkins vs. Children's Hospital
  4. 1944- Korematsu v. United States
  5. 1877- Munn vs. Illinois
  1. a Declared that Granger laws regulating the railroad rates were ok
  2. b 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
  3. c 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
  4. d Upheld the power of the president in wartime to limit a group's civil liberties
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Dispute over charter
    South Carolina says a contract is a contract
  2. Declared state laws making abortions illegal to be unconstitutional while stating certain limits and conditions
  3. Declared labor unions legal
  4. 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. Overturned Munn and stated that state governments could not regulate interstate commerce. Only congress could do so. Impact: Congress forced to create Interstate Commerce Commission

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. 1954- Brown v. Board of EducationDeclared state laws making abortions illegal to be unconstitutional while stating certain limits and conditions


  3. 1935- Schechter Poultry Corporation v. United StatesPlaced limits on the ability of Congress to delegate legislative powers to president
    Also restricted congressional powers to regulate commerce


  4. 1883- Civil Rights CasesDeclared 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


  5. 1819- McCullough v. MarylandSaid no state could tax a federally chartered bank because the power to tax involves the power to destroy