Quiz Me! - Era: Contemporary America

Test your knowledge about the Contemporary America era.

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Baker v. Carr overturned the application of the “political question” doctrine to which area of jurisprudence?

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McDonald v. City of Chicago recognized that the 2nd Amendment:

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All of the following were goals of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 except:

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What does the Exclusionary Doctrine require?

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Which 1st Amendment right did Engel v. Vitale rule had been violated?

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Which Supreme Court decision prohibited public schools from requiring students to recite a government-composed prayer at the beginning of each school day?

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Grutter v. Bollinger recognized the right to use affirmative action to achieve what goal?

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U.S. v Lopez addressed the constitutionality of Congressional legislation creating Gun-Free School Zones. The Court rejected the congressional argument that Congress had the authority to do so under what constitutional clause?

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Grutter v. Bollinger revisited the issue decided 25 years earlier in the Bakke case. What was the issue?

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Tinker v. Des Moines School District arguably is the best known Student Rights case in Court history. The students involved were protesting against the Vietnam War in what way?

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