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Supreme Court and Civil Liberties
ACLU
Appellate Court
Civil law
Dissenting Opinion
A nonpartisan, non-profit organization whose stated mission i…
Any court of law that is empowered to hear an appeal of a tri…
A legal system originating in Europe, intellectualized within…
An opinion in a legal case written by one or more judges expr…
ACLU
A nonpartisan, non-profit organization whose stated mission i…
Appellate Court
Any court of law that is empowered to hear an appeal of a tri…
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Supreme Court Civil Liberties
Marbury v Madison
McCulloch v Maryland
Gibbons v Ogden
Reynolds v US
Formed the basis for judicial review
Maryland had placed tax on bank notes of the Second Bank of t…
Ogden had powers over the water ways in New York, but Gibbons…
George Reynolds was married to multiple women and challenged…
Marbury v Madison
Formed the basis for judicial review
McCulloch v Maryland
Maryland had placed tax on bank notes of the Second Bank of t…
26 terms
Civil Liberties and the Supreme Court
Patterson (1907)
Schenck (1919)
Abrams (1919)
Gitlow (1925)
Facts: Patterson was vocal (in publishing) about a decision o…
Facts: Schenck ( a member of the socialist party) asked draft…
Facts: Russian immigrants distributed leaflets arguing for ov…
Facts: Gitlow was a member of left-wing socialist party who p…
Patterson (1907)
Facts: Patterson was vocal (in publishing) about a decision o…
Schenck (1919)
Facts: Schenck ( a member of the socialist party) asked draft…
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The Supreme Court and Civil Liberties
Article III of the Constitution
Inferior Courts
Judiciary Act of 1789
U.S. District Court
Judicial Branch
Courts that have less power than the supreme court.
Created courts that have less power than the supreme court.
Federal trial court sitting in each district of the U.S.
Article III of the Constitution
Judicial Branch
Inferior Courts
Courts that have less power than the supreme court.
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Civil Liberties - Supreme Court Cases
*Marbury v. Madison
*McCulloch v. Maryland
Gibbons v. Ogden
Engel v. Vitale
Established judicial review, gave the judical branch lots of…
Congress can utilize implied powers to carry out expressed po…
Gave federal government more power to regulate interstate com…
No more state-sponsored prayer in public schools, the Regent'…
*Marbury v. Madison
Established judicial review, gave the judical branch lots of…
*McCulloch v. Maryland
Congress can utilize implied powers to carry out expressed po…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Barron v Baltimore (1883)
Gitlow v New York (1925)
Lemon v Kurtzman (1971)
Zelmon v Simmons-Harris (2002)
The guarantee in the 5th Amendment that private property shal…
Anarchist calling for overthrow of the government. Establishe…
1971 defining government actionsin dealing with religion--mus…
was a case decided by the United States Supreme Court that te…
Barron v Baltimore (1883)
The guarantee in the 5th Amendment that private property shal…
Gitlow v New York (1925)
Anarchist calling for overthrow of the government. Establishe…
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Supreme Court and Civil Rights/Liberties
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Appeal
Judicial review
the types of cases that go directly to the Supreme Court
cases that work their way up to the Supreme Court on appeal
to dispute a decision by asking a higher court to reexamine t…
the court declares a law to be unconstitution (also not in th…
Original Jurisdiction
the types of cases that go directly to the Supreme Court
Appellate Jurisdiction
cases that work their way up to the Supreme Court on appeal
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Engle v. Vitale (1962)
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
Lee v. Weisman (1992)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
the Court ruled that the recitation in public classrooms of a…
the Court determined that direct government assistance to rel…
the Court ruled that having a clergy-led prayer within the ev…
case in which the Supreme Court interpreted the First Amendme…
Engle v. Vitale (1962)
the Court ruled that the recitation in public classrooms of a…
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
the Court determined that direct government assistance to rel…
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Civil Liberties & Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Gitlow v. New York
Palko v. Connecticut
Everson v. Board of Education
Engel v. Vitale
applied 1st Amendment to the states
states must observe all fundamental liberties
established "wall of separation" doctrine
denies prayer in public school
Gitlow v. New York
applied 1st Amendment to the states
Palko v. Connecticut
states must observe all fundamental liberties
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Supreme Court Process & Civil Liberties
article III of the constitution
article III of the constitution (entai…
judicial review
judicial activism
established the third branch of the U.S. govt. & supreme cour…
judicial power in the U.S. shall be vested in one supreme cou…
power of the court to declare state and federal laws and acti…
how the courts makes their own policymaking role or policy ch…
article III of the constitution
established the third branch of the U.S. govt. & supreme cour…
article III of the constitution (entai…
judicial power in the U.S. shall be vested in one supreme cou…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Near v. Minnesota
NY Times v. US
NY Times v. Sullivan
Miller v. California
Government CANNOT censor something (newspapers) because that…
"Pentagon Papers." Supreme Court concluded the government did…
Sullivan sued NY Times for slander but LOST. Could not prove.…
Miller had business distributing obscene material. Obscene ma…
Near v. Minnesota
Government CANNOT censor something (newspapers) because that…
NY Times v. US
"Pentagon Papers." Supreme Court concluded the government did…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Engle v. Vitale
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Lee v. Weisman
Schenck v. United States
the Court ruled that the recitation in public classrooms of a…
the Court determined that direct government assistance to rel…
the Court ruled that having a clergy-led prayer within the ev…
case in which the Supreme Court interpreted the First Amendme…
Engle v. Vitale
the Court ruled that the recitation in public classrooms of a…
Lemon v. Kurtzman
the Court determined that direct government assistance to rel…
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Supreme Court Cases - Civil Liberties
Engel v. Vitale (1962)
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
"The Lemon Test"
Zelman v. Simmons-Harris (2000)
NY Board of Regents designed a non-denominational prayer for…
PA law provided reimbursements to private schools to cover co…
Determines if a state law is constitutional: Law must have a…
OH created program giving vouchers to help pay for tuition to…
Engel v. Vitale (1962)
NY Board of Regents designed a non-denominational prayer for…
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
PA law provided reimbursements to private schools to cover co…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Barron vs. Baltimore
Gitlow vs. New York
-Schneck vs. US
-Brandenburg vs. Ohio
citizens are only protected from federal government by the Bi…
Freedom of Speech: bad tendency test- speech that incites cri…
Freedom of Speech: established the "clear and present danger"…
Freedom of Speech: established the "imminent lawless action"…
Barron vs. Baltimore
citizens are only protected from federal government by the Bi…
Gitlow vs. New York
Freedom of Speech: bad tendency test- speech that incites cri…
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supreme court cases- civil liberties
Schenk v US
Brandenburg v Ohio
New York Times v Sullivan
Chaplinksy v New Hampshire
limiting seditious speech in war time
public speech must expressly advocate violence, advocate imme…
malice must be proven in any defamation lawsuits, especially…
fighting words are not a protected form of specch
Schenk v US
limiting seditious speech in war time
Brandenburg v Ohio
public speech must expressly advocate violence, advocate imme…
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Supreme Court Civil Liberties Cases
Schenck v. United States
Gitlow v. New York
Tinker v. Des Moines
Texas v. Johnson
1 ; Freedom of Speech ... - In Favor of United States ... - "Clear…
1 ; Freedom of Speech ... - In favor of New York ... - States can f…
1 ; Symbolic Speech ... - In Favor of Tinker ... - Schools must hav…
1 ; Symbolic Speech ... - In favor of Johnson ... - There are enoug…
Schenck v. United States
1 ; Freedom of Speech ... - In Favor of United States ... - "Clear…
Gitlow v. New York
1 ; Freedom of Speech ... - In favor of New York ... - States can f…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
New York Times v. United States (1971)
-Schenck argues against the draft and urges men to overturn i…
-A reporter (Gitlow) was publishing socialist pamphlets and t…
-KKK leader was known to lead rallies and speaking insensitiv…
-Someone who shares classified information, is breaking the l…
Schenck v. United States (1919)
-Schenck argues against the draft and urges men to overturn i…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
-A reporter (Gitlow) was publishing socialist pamphlets and t…
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Supreme Court Cases - Civil Liberties
Gitlow v. New York
Near v. Minnesota
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Schenck v. United States
-Facts of the Case:... Gitlow, a socialist, was arrested for dis…
-Facts of the Case:... Jay Near published a scandal sheet in Min…
-(Government money can be given to parochial schools provided…
-(Supreme court decides that any actions taken that present a…
Gitlow v. New York
-Facts of the Case:... Gitlow, a socialist, was arrested for dis…
Near v. Minnesota
-Facts of the Case:... Jay Near published a scandal sheet in Min…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
McCulloch v. Maryland (1819)
Gibbons v. Ogden (1824)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Supreme Court establishes judicial review, where it can find…
Upholds Supremacy Clause of the Constitution; Strengthens Con…
States that national government has sole power to regulate in…
Regards to First Amendment's Free Speech; does not protect sp…
Marbury v. Madison (1803)
Supreme Court establishes judicial review, where it can find…
McCulloch v. Maryland (1819)
Upholds Supremacy Clause of the Constitution; Strengthens Con…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
Sherbert v. Verner (1963)
Engel v. Vitale (1962)
Schenk v. US (1919)
struck down state program to pay salaries of parochial school…
1st Amendment protects religious observance and belief
Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public sch…
"Clear and present danger" test in which the government has t…
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
struck down state program to pay salaries of parochial school…
Sherbert v. Verner (1963)
1st Amendment protects religious observance and belief
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Barron v Baltimore
Gitlow v New York
Reynolds v US
Pierce v Society of Sisters
The Bill of Rights only binds the national government.
- doctrine of incorporation... - defined speech as due process p…
- mormons and polygamy... - free exercise of religion is not abs…
Students can't be forced to attend public school; they may at…
Barron v Baltimore
The Bill of Rights only binds the national government.
Gitlow v New York
- doctrine of incorporation... - defined speech as due process p…
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Supreme Court Cases: Civil Liberties
Barron v. Baltimore
Gitlow v. New York
Kyllo v. United States
Pottowatomie v. Earls
Does the 5th Amendment apply to the states?... No. Amendments 1…
Does the 1st Amendment apply to the states?... Yes. All the ame…
Does thermal imaging constitute an unconstitutional search in…
Is drug testing in extracurriculars consistent with the 4th A…
Barron v. Baltimore
Does the 5th Amendment apply to the states?... No. Amendments 1…
Gitlow v. New York
Does the 1st Amendment apply to the states?... Yes. All the ame…
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Civil Liberties - Supreme Court Cases
Engel v. Vitale
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Schenck v. United States
Roth v. United States
religion in school
school religion
Free speech could be limited
Obscenity is not constitutional protected free speech
Engel v. Vitale
religion in school
Lemon v. Kurtzman
school religion
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Engle vs. Vitale
Lemon vs. Kurtzman
Schenck vs. United States
Chaplinsky vs. New Hampshire
...
Ruled unanimously 8-0 decision that Pennsylvania's Nonpublic…
...
...
Engle vs. Vitale
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Lemon vs. Kurtzman
Ruled unanimously 8-0 decision that Pennsylvania's Nonpublic…
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Civil Liberties Cases of the Supreme Court
Barron v Baltimore (1833)
Reynolds v United States (1879)
Schenck v United States (1919)
Gitlow v New York (1925)
The Supreme Court decision holding that the Bill of Rights re…
The Supreme Court decision holing that religious duty was not…
The Supreme Court decision upholding the conviction o a socia…
The Supreme Court decision holding that freedoms of press and…
Barron v Baltimore (1833)
The Supreme Court decision holding that the Bill of Rights re…
Reynolds v United States (1879)
The Supreme Court decision holing that religious duty was not…
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Supreme court cases for civil liberties
Barron v. Baltimore (1833)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Near v. Minnesota (1931)
Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
John Barron was co-owner of a profitable wharf in the harbor…
Gitlow, a socialist, was arrested for distributing copies of…
Jay Near published a scandal sheet in Minneapolis, in which h…
Frank Palko had been charged with first-degree murder. He was…
Barron v. Baltimore (1833)
John Barron was co-owner of a profitable wharf in the harbor…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Gitlow, a socialist, was arrested for distributing copies of…
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Civil Liberties and Supreme Court Cases
Congress shall make no law respecting…
Reynolds vs. United States
Everson vs Board of Education
Engel vs Vitale
1st Amendment
practices in religious beliefs cannot violate the U.S. Consti…
first direct ruling on the establishment clause. The Supreme…
The Supreme Court outlawed the use of a nondenominational pra…
Congress shall make no law respecting…
1st Amendment
Reynolds vs. United States
practices in religious beliefs cannot violate the U.S. Consti…
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Supreme Court Cases for Civil Liberties
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Everson v. Board of Education (1942)
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
Employment Division, Department of Hum…
A supreme court case between Gitlow, a socialist and anarchis…
A New Jersey law allowing reimbursements of money to parents…
Two state statutes provided funds to non-public schools for t…
SC decided that state laws interfering with religious practic…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
A supreme court case between Gitlow, a socialist and anarchis…
Everson v. Board of Education (1942)
A New Jersey law allowing reimbursements of money to parents…
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Supreme Court- Civil Liberties and Rights
Barron v. Baltimore
Schenck v. US
Gitlow v. New York
Tinker v. Des Moines
(1833) The Fifth Amendment was not applicable to the states,…
(1918) During wartime, utterances tolerable in peacetime can…
(1922) The First Amendment applies to states by virtue of the…
(1968) First Amendment free speech still applies in schools a…
Barron v. Baltimore
(1833) The Fifth Amendment was not applicable to the states,…
Schenck v. US
(1918) During wartime, utterances tolerable in peacetime can…
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Civil Liberties/Supreme Court Quiz
Louis Brandeis
Thurgood Marshall
Sandra Day O'Connor
9 Current Supreme Court Members
Became member of Supreme Court in 1916. "People's Lawyer" Fir…
Served on Supreme Court. First African-American to sit on the…
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. First woman appointed…
Conservative: Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, John G. Robert…
Louis Brandeis
Became member of Supreme Court in 1916. "People's Lawyer" Fir…
Thurgood Marshall
Served on Supreme Court. First African-American to sit on the…
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Supreme Court Cases Civil Liberties
Barron v Baltimore
Chicago, Burlington, Quincy RR Co v Ch…
Palko v Connecticut
Hamdi v Rumsfeld
established Bill of Rights applied to Federal Government
property seizure case incorporates 5th Amendment
double jeopardy begins 5th Amendment incorporation
US citizen held as enemy combatant- access to neutral court
Barron v Baltimore
established Bill of Rights applied to Federal Government
Chicago, Burlington, Quincy RR Co v Ch…
property seizure case incorporates 5th Amendment
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Supreme Court Cases - Civil Liberties
Near v. Minnesota
Schenk v. United States
Gitlow v. New York
New York Times Co. v. Sullivan
1929 - A Minnesota gag law stopped Jay Near's publication of…
1919 - Schenk charged with conspiracy to violate Espionage Ac…
1925 - Gitlow convicted of violating New York Sedition Act fo…
1964 - Sullivan sued New York Times for libel when they publi…
Near v. Minnesota
1929 - A Minnesota gag law stopped Jay Near's publication of…
Schenk v. United States
1919 - Schenk charged with conspiracy to violate Espionage Ac…
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Supreme Court Cases Civil Liberties
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
McDonald v. Chicago (2010)
Schenck v. United States (1919)
Supreme Court says 1st Amendment applies to states
SCOTUS: all states must observe all "fundamental" liberties
2nd amendment applies to both federal and state governments (…
Speech may be punished if it creates a clear-and-present dang…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Supreme Court says 1st Amendment applies to states
Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
SCOTUS: all states must observe all "fundamental" liberties
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Gitlow v. NY
Dennis v. United States
Brendanburg v. Ohio
Brendanburg Test
censoring of a communist newspaper that advocated the overthr…
communist protestors arrested; considered to be inciting viol…
KKK protester made threats against Jews and African Americans…
If speech can incite immediate violence against government or…
Gitlow v. NY
censoring of a communist newspaper that advocated the overthr…
Dennis v. United States
communist protestors arrested; considered to be inciting viol…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Everson v. BOE 1947
Lemon v. Kurtzman 1971
The Lemon Test
Westside School District v. Mergens 1999
Busing private school kids to school. Everson lost. Establish…
Reimbursement of Catholic schools basically funding religious…
-The statute must not result in an "excessive government enta…
Bible study on school premises. If they allow other groups to…
Everson v. BOE 1947
Busing private school kids to school. Everson lost. Establish…
Lemon v. Kurtzman 1971
Reimbursement of Catholic schools basically funding religious…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Marbury v. Madisin
Barron v. Baltimore
Gitlow v. New York
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Judicial review
Bill of Rights restrained only the national government
Due process clause was used for the incorporation doctrine.
For church-related schools to relieve aid, the would need to…
Marbury v. Madisin
Judicial review
Barron v. Baltimore
Bill of Rights restrained only the national government
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Barron v Baltimore
Gitlow v New York
Lemon v Kurtzman
Gideon v Wainwright
(1833) SC ruled that the Bill of Rights was intended to restr…
(1925) Incorporation began in this case. A member of the Soci…
(1971) Government and religion: this case established the Lem…
(1963) After a man was accused of committing a crime. He had…
Barron v Baltimore
(1833) SC ruled that the Bill of Rights was intended to restr…
Gitlow v New York
(1925) Incorporation began in this case. A member of the Soci…
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SUPREME COURT CASES (CIVIL LIBERTIES)
Barron vs Baltimore (1833)... *Bill of Ri…
Gitlow vs New York (1925)... *Incorporati…
Everson vs Board of Education (1947)... *…
Engel vs Vitale (1962)... Establishment
Facts: As the city developed and expanded, large amounts of s…
Freedom of speech and press are "fundamental personal rights…
Facts: Reimbursement, from tax dollars, for transportation ex…
Facts: NY State Board of Regents composed a non-denominationa…
Barron vs Baltimore (1833)... *Bill of Ri…
Facts: As the city developed and expanded, large amounts of s…
Gitlow vs New York (1925)... *Incorporati…
Freedom of speech and press are "fundamental personal rights…
Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Engel v. Vitale
Abington School District v. Schmepp
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Wise v. Yoder
(1962)... Forbade public prayer in public schools. Religious cer…
(1963)... Court declared Bible-reading and reciting the Lord's P…
Case ended in the creation of the "lemon test." 3-fold test:…
Amish children can leave school after 8th grade. Reason=child…
Engel v. Vitale
(1962)... Forbade public prayer in public schools. Religious cer…
Abington School District v. Schmepp
(1963)... Court declared Bible-reading and reciting the Lord's P…
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Supreme Court and Civil Liberties Review
Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
First 10 Amendments
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
Right to bear arms
Search and seizure
Bill of Rights
First 10 Amendments
1st Amendment
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of rel…
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Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Abington School District v. Schempp (1…
Betts v. Brady (1942)
Church of Lukumi Babalu Aye v. Hialeah…
District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)
Required students to recite the Lord's prayer and Bible, viol…
Man charged with robbery, state does not have to provide a la…
Local laws that prevented animal sacrifice violated the 1st a…
The 2nd amendment allows individual ownership of guns free of…
Abington School District v. Schempp (1…
Required students to recite the Lord's prayer and Bible, viol…
Betts v. Brady (1942)
Man charged with robbery, state does not have to provide a la…
66 terms
Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Engel v. Vitale
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Everson v. Board of Education
Edwards v. Aguillard
The court ruled that the recitation in public school classroo…
The court tried to carve out a three-part test for laws deali…
The New Jersey law, that used public funds for children takin…
The Louisiana law requiring creation science be taught in pub…
Engel v. Vitale
The court ruled that the recitation in public school classroo…
Lemon v. Kurtzman
The court tried to carve out a three-part test for laws deali…
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Supreme Court Cases-Civil Liberties
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Schneck v. US (1919)
Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
Tinker v. Des Moines Community School…
Selective incorporation; due process of 14th Amendment. Supre…
Freedom of speech...limits (Rights are not absolute). Supreme…
Freedom of speech. Speech that does not call for illegal acti…
Freedom of speech held to include students wearing black armb…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Selective incorporation; due process of 14th Amendment. Supre…
Schneck v. US (1919)
Freedom of speech...limits (Rights are not absolute). Supreme…
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Supreme Court tests - Civil Liberties
Compelling interest test
Clear and present danger test
Miller test
Valid secular purpose test
Standard used by the Supreme Court in civil liberties cases t…
First amendment test that requires that the state prove there…
Supreme court test for determining whether material is obscene
Allows states to ban activities that infringe on religious pr…
Compelling interest test
Standard used by the Supreme Court in civil liberties cases t…
Clear and present danger test
First amendment test that requires that the state prove there…
16 terms
Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
Gitlow v New York
Miranda v. Arizona
Palko v. Connecticut
Gideon v. Wainwright
Guilty of Sedition Acts to overthrow Government.
5th amendment rights are held - suspects being interrogated a…
5th amendment right to double jeopardy is not a right incorpo…
Right to counsel applies to states. Right to counsel must be…
Gitlow v New York
Guilty of Sedition Acts to overthrow Government.
Miranda v. Arizona
5th amendment rights are held - suspects being interrogated a…
54 terms
civil liberties supreme court cases
Barron v. Baltimore (1833)
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Near v. Minnesota (1931)
Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
Supreme Court decision holding that the Bill of Rights restra…
Supreme Court decision holding that freedoms of press and spe…
first amendment of the constitution prohibits government agen…
states had the power to determine their own law on a number o…
Barron v. Baltimore (1833)
Supreme Court decision holding that the Bill of Rights restra…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Supreme Court decision holding that freedoms of press and spe…
22 terms
Civil Liberties Supreme Court Cases
New York Times v US
Schenck v US
Miller v California
Tinker v Des Moines
PRIOR RESTRAINT. Pentagon Papers Case. SC decides that gov mu…
CLEAR & PRESENT DANGER TEST. Guy mails anti-draft stuff. SC d…
MILLER TEST. Porn ad spread banned. Sexual deviancy, sex, and…
SYMBOLIC SPEECH DEFINED. Black arm bands to school? SC says o…
New York Times v US
PRIOR RESTRAINT. Pentagon Papers Case. SC decides that gov mu…
Schenck v US
CLEAR & PRESENT DANGER TEST. Guy mails anti-draft stuff. SC d…
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Civil Liberties: The Supreme Court Cases
Barren vs. Baltimore
Gitlow vs. New York
Palko vs. Connecticut
District of Columbia et al vs. Heller
Bill of Rights does not apply to the states
Fourteenth amendment incorporates the first amendment
States must observe all fundamental rights
The second amendment protects the right to possess a firearm…
Barren vs. Baltimore
Bill of Rights does not apply to the states
Gitlow vs. New York
Fourteenth amendment incorporates the first amendment
15 terms
Civil Liberty Supreme Court Cases
Texas v Johnson
Engel v. Vitale
Gideon v. Wainwright
Gregg v. Georgia
Johnson established that burning the American flag is an exam…
Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public sch…
States may not deprive accused felons of their right to legal…
Georgia was finally able to convince the Court that it had co…
Texas v Johnson
Johnson established that burning the American flag is an exam…
Engel v. Vitale
Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public sch…
36 terms
Supreme Court and Civil Liberties/Civil Rights
original jurisdiction
appellate jurisdiction
Power to create courts/set jurisdiction
writ of certiorari
Supreme Court must hear cases involving state v. state or a f…
most cases come to the Supreme Court on appeal from a lower c…
Congress
must be filed by a person with standing who has lost in a low…
original jurisdiction
Supreme Court must hear cases involving state v. state or a f…
appellate jurisdiction
most cases come to the Supreme Court on appeal from a lower c…
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