Quiz Me! - Documents/Cases: Contemporary America

Test your knowledge about documents and Supreme Court cases in the Contemporary America era!

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What does the USA Patriot Act stand for?

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Miranda v. Arizona is one of the best known (and most controversial) criminal procedure Supreme Court decisions in history. The decision requires the police to inform an individual taken into custody to be informed of which rights and consequences?

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In Tinker v. Des Moines School Board, the Supreme Court ruled that:

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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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When Chief Justice Earl Warren retired, which Supreme Court decision made during his tenure on the Court (1953-1969) did he regard as the most significant?

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What was the historical significance of U. S. v. Lopez?

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Lemon v. Kurtzman concluded that public money to parochial and nonpublic schools violated what provision of the 1st Amendment?

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What two laws were in conflict with each other in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores?

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Which religion was the focus of Wisconsin v. Yoder?

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The Bakke decision addressed what legal issue?

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