What historical document declared the colonies no longer a part of the British Empire?
What is the Judicial Branch of the government responsible for?
Which of the following was not true as a result of the Bakke case?
What eventually happened to Ernesto Miranda?
Where was Homer Plessy when he was arrested for being in the 'whites only' section?
Which is NOT true about the legislative branch?
Which section of the Declaration of Independence outlines the general beliefs of government that justifies a rebellion?
Who was Earl Warren?
What impact did the
Brown v. Board of Education ruling have on Plessy v. Ferguson?
What was Clarence Gideon accused of?
Which of the following cases established the clear and present danger test?
In 1896, the Supreme Court ruled that the state of Louisiana did not violate the 14th Amendment because:
Throughout the Bill of Rights, many promises were made concerning prosecution and trials. Which one of these was NOT a right given?
Which of the following events did NOT come before the Emancipation Proclamation?
The Constitution was ratified only after what was included?
Which of the following made it illegal for a person to speak, write, or publish anything against the government?
What did the Court rule in Dickerson v. the United States?
Why did Gideon want his conviction overturned?
What was the main reason that the focus on slavery started?
How did Gideon petition the Supreme Court?
What was Abe Fortas' role in the case?
Because of Gideon v. Wainright, what must all people accused of a crime get?
Which of the following BEST defines Jim Crow?
What committee was formed to address the grievances by King George III?
How does the Miranda v. Arizona decision affect the behavior of police?
Which of the following statements about the Civil War is NOT true?
Legal discrimination based on race and gender did not officially end in the United States until the passage of:
Which of the following was a grievance by King George III?
A policy that aims at giving minorities special privileges in an attempt to correct a history of inequality is known as
Which amendment focuses on the rights of the states rather than the people?
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