5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Buckley v. Valeo (1976)
- Marbury v. Madison
- Gregg v. Georgia (1976)
- Miranda v. Arizona
- Palko v Connecticut (1937
- a Upheld new Georgia death penalty laws requiring dual-phase trial and special circumstances; capital punishment does not constitute cruel & unusual punishment of 8th Amendment.
- b Ruled a harsher sentence as a result of a new trial won on appeal does not violate double jeopardy.
- c 1st Amendment protects campaign spending; legislatures can limit contributions, but not how much one spends of his own money on campaigns.
- d 1803 established the principle of judicial review
- e 1966 ruling that upon arrest, a suspect has the right to remain silent and the right to consult with a lawyer.
5 Multiple choice questions
- More leeway for states in regulation abortion, though no overturning of Roe v. Wade. Upholds MO law prohibiting abortion in public hospitals; shift in composition of court. (Later cases allow 24-hour waiting periods, parental consent for minors, etc.)
- T1941--he court upheld the constitutionality of detention camps for Japanese-Americans during World War 2.
- Ordered House districts to be as near equal in population as possible (extension of Baker v. Carr to Congressional districts).
- 1824--Clarified the commerce clause and affirmed Congressional power over interstate commerce.
- 1964--Ruled that a defendant must be allowed access to a lawyer before questioning by police.
5 True/False questions
Brown v. Board of Education → 1954 case that overturned Separate but Equal standard of discrimination in education.
Epperson v. Arkansas (1968) → Ordered House districts to be as near equal in population as possible (extension of Baker v. Carr to Congressional districts).
Abbington v. Schempp (1963) → Prohibited devotional Bible reading in public schools by virtue of establishment clause and due process clause. Warren Court's judicial activism
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.
Everson v Board of Education (1942) → 1954 case that overturned Separate but Equal standard of discrimination in education.