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Marbury v. Madison

Uses Article 3

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Marbury V. Madison

Established: The supreme court is allowed to nulify an act of the legislative or exectuive branch that violates the Constiution.

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McCulloch v. Maryland

Used Supremacy Clause: Established supremacy of the US Constitution and federal laws over state laws.

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US v. Lopez

Involved Commerce Clause: Congress may not use the commerce clause to make possession of a gun in a school zone a federal crime.

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Roe v. Wade

Right to privacy— 1st, 4th, 9th, 14th Amendments

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Roe V Wade

Protected the right of a women to have a abortion

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McDonald v. Chicago

Involved second Amendment: Right to keep and bear arms for self- defense applies to the states

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Citizens United v. FEC

Involved Free Speech and Campaign Donations: Political Spending by corporations, associations, and labor unions is protected and cannot be limited by law.

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Baker v. Carr

Justiciable Questions: Establishes "One Man, One Vote" and opens the door to courts reviewing redistricting challenges.

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Shaw v. Reno

Used Fourteenth Amendment- Equal Protection Clause: Legislative redistricting must be conscious of race.

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Schenck v. United States

Used First Amendment- Free Speech: Speech creating a "clear or present danger" is not protected.

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Wisconsin v. Yoder

Used Free Exercise Clause/1st amend: Compelling Amish students to attend school past the eighth grade is illegal.

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New York Times v. US

First Amendment- Freedom Of The Press: Establishes a "heavy presumption against prior restraint" even in cases involving national security. Absolute freedom of press

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Tinker v. Des Moines

Used First Amendment- Free Symbolic Speech: Public school students have the right to wear black armbands in school to protest the Vietnam war

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Gideon v. Wainwright

Used Sixth amendment: Guarantee if an attorney for the poor or indigent applies to state courts

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Engel v. Vitale

Used establishment clause: Schools cannot sponsor religious activities

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Brown v. Board of Education

Used Fourteenth Amendment- equal protection Clause: Raced based segregation is illegal

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Marbury v. Madison

Used Article 3

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Marbury v. Madison

The supreme court is allowed to nulify an act of the legislative or exectuive branch that violates the Constiution.

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McCulloch v. Maryland

Used Supremacy Clause

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McCulloch v. Maryland

Established supremacy of the US Constitution and federal laws over state laws.

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US v. Lopez

Used Commerce Clause

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US v Lopez

Congress may not use the commerce clause to make possession of a gun in a school zone a federal crime.

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Roe v. Wade

Used the Right to privacy— 1st, 4th, 9th Amendments

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Roe v. Wade

Protected the right of a women to have a abortion

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McDonald v. Chicago

Used Second Amendment

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McDonald v. Chicago

Right to keep and bear arms for self- defense applies to the states

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Citizens United v. FEC

Used Free Speech and Campaign Donations

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Citizens United v. FEC

Political Spending by corporations, associations, and labor unions is protected and cannot be limited by law.

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Baker v. Carr

Justiciable Question

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Baker v. Carr

Establishes "One Man, One Vote" and opens the door to courts reviewing redistricting challenges.

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Shaw v. Reno

Used Fourteenth Amendment- Equal Protection Clause

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Shaw v. Reno

Classifications/redistricting of citizens predominantly on the basis of race is unconstitutional

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Schenck v. United States

Used First Amendment- Free Speech

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Schenck v. United States

Speech creating a "clear or present danger" is not protected.

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Wisconsin v. Yoder

Used Free Exercise Clause

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Wisconsin v. Yoder

Compelling Amish students to attend school past the eighth grade is illegal.

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New York Times v. US

Used First Amendment- Freedom Of The Press

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New York Times v. US

Establishes a "heavy presumption against prior restraint" even in cases involving national security.

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Tinker v. Des Moines

Used First Amendment- Free Symbolic Speech

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Tinker v. Des Moines

Public school students have the right to wear black armbands in school to protest the Vietnam war

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Gideon v. Wainwright

Used Sixth amendment

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Gideon v. Wainwright

Guarantee if an attorney for the poor or indigent applies to felony criminal cases only

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Engel v. Vitale

Schools cannot sponsor religious activities

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Engel v. Vitale

Used establishment clause

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Brown v. Board of Education

Used Fourteenth Amendment- equal protection Clause

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Brown v. Board of Education

Raced based segregation is illegal

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