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  1. "Fundamental" Right to Vote
    Apply Strict Scrutiny: (4)
  2. Substantive Due Process
  3. Property Power
  4. Procedural Due Process
  5. Establishment Clause
    (Lemon v. Kurtzman)

    In order not to violate establishment
  1. a 1. The primary purpose must be secular
    2. Primary effect must neither inhibit nor
    advance religion
    3. No excessive government entanglement
    with religion
  2. b The procedural safeguards of
    notice and a hearing are available
    whenever there is a serious
    deprivation of any life, liberty, or
    property interest.
  3. c A term used to classify the source
    from which the fundamental rights
    (right to vote, right to travel, right
    to privacy) derive.
  4. d 1. Discrimination in voting
    2. Reapportionment
    3. Switching party affiliation
    4. Ballot restrictions based on "special
    interests" (land ownership)
  5. e Congress has the power to
    dispose of the territory or other
    property belonging to the United

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. President appoints "principal officers" with
    Senate consent (e.g., Cabinet Members,
    Heads of Departments).
    Congress delegates appointment of "inferior
    officers" (e.g., Deputy Cabinet Members,
    Members of Federal Agencies) to:
    The President
    Heads of Departments, and/or
    The Judiciary
  2. Apply Rational Basis
    The right to be a candidate
    1. Payment of a filing fee
    2. Both minimum and maximum age
  3. Any state law in
    an area where Congress intends to
    occupy the field is unconstitutional.
  4. A case is moot unless an actual
    controversy exists at all stages of review, unless
    the injury is capable of repetition, yet evading
  5. "Total Spending" limits by a
    candidate- Unconstitutional
    Individual campaign contribution
    limits- Constitutional if "reasonable"

5 True/False questions

  1. To Uphold a Federal Statute (3)1. Dormant Commerce Clause
    a. Non-discriminatory
    b. No undue burden on interstate
    commerce -use a balancing
    2. Police Power- health, safety,
    welfare, morals, aesthetics


  2. Article IV Privileges and
    Immunities Clause
    Federal Court adjudication
    requires an actual and definite
    dispute between parties having
    adverse legal interests.


  3. Generally Wrong Answers1. Constitution
    2. Act of Congress
    3. Executive Agreement- foreign
    Executive Order - domestic policy
    4. State Law


  4. Statutory Regulation of Appellate
    1. By Certiorari (discretionary; the
    "Rule of 4")
    2. By Appeal (very limited)


  5. "Content Specific" Regulation"Protected" Speech "Unprotected' Speech
    1. Clear and Present
    2. Defamation
    3. Obscenity
    4. Child Pornography
    5. "Fighting words"
    6. Fraudulent commercial
    Apply Strict Scrutiny