5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- U.S. v. Leon
- Baker v. Carr (1962)
- U.S. v. Morrison
- Brown v. Board of Education
- Engel v. Vitale
- a Created the "good faith" exemption to the exclusionary rule.
- b A United States Supreme Court decision which held that parts of the Violence Against Women Act of 1994 were unconstitutional because they exceeded congressional power under the Commerce Clause and under section 5 of the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution.
- c Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public schools by virtue of 1st Amendment's establishment clause and the 14th Amendment's due process clause; Warren Court's judicial activism.
- d "One man, one vote." Ordered state legislative districts to be as near equal as possible in population; Warren Court's judicial activism.
- e 1954 case that overturned Separate but Equal standard of discrimination in education.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a United States Supreme Court ruling that established the unconstitutionality of certain interim provisions of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act.
- The guarantee in the 5th Amendment that private property shall not be taken "for public use, without just compensation" is not applicable to state governments as well as the federal government.
- a United States Supreme Court case which held that courts could not enforce racial covenants on real estate.
- 1919--Case involving limits on free speech. Established the "clear and present danger" principle.
- Brief search under reasonable suspicion.
5 True/False questions
Grutter v. Bollinger → a United States Supreme Court case regarding the University of Michigan undergraduate affirmative action admissions policy
Brandenburg v. Ohio → Brief search under reasonable suspicion.
U.S. Term Limits v. Thornton → a decision by the Supreme Court of the United States that held that the Free Speech Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution protected students from being forced to salute the American flag and say the Pledge of Allegiance in school.
Mapp v. Ohio (1961) → "One man, one vote." Ordered state legislative districts to be as near equal as possible in population; Warren Court's judicial activism.
Employment Division v. Smith → a United States Supreme Court case that ruled that state legislature districts had to be roughly equal in population.