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Ch 17: Supreme Court Cases 1973-1974

About This Chapter

The lessons and quizzes in this chapter help you review important information about the Supreme Court cases that occurred between 1973 and 1974. Consult this study guide chapter to improve your grades, study for an exam, get homework help or catch up in class.

Who's It For?

Anyone who needs help learning about Supreme Court cases from 1973-1974 will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to study case briefs, decisions, outcomes and opinions surrounding these particular cases. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
  • Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
  • Students who have fallen behind in memorizing Supreme Court cases from 1973-1974
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning about U.S. Supreme Court cases (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam

How It Works:

  • Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
  • Refer to the lesson to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
  • Complete your review with the Supreme Court Cases 1973-1974 chapter exam.

Why It Works:

  •  Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Supreme Court Cases 1973-1974 chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
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Students Will Review:

This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about Supreme Court cases from 1973-1974 for a standard U.S. government course. Cases covered include:

  • Doe v. Bolton
  • Frontiero v. Richardson
  • Gagnon v. Scarpelli
  • Schneckloth v. Bustamonte
  • Cleveland Board of Education v. LaFleur
  • United States v. Matlock
  • Village of Belle Terre v. Boraas
  • DeFunis v. Odegaard
  • Geduldig v. Aiello
  • Morton v. Mancari
  • Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo
  • Gertz v. Robert Welch, Inc.
  • Milliken v. Bradley

8 Lessons in Chapter 17: Supreme Court Cases 1973-1974
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Frontiero v. Richardson: Case Brief, Summary & Significance

1. Frontiero v. Richardson: Case Brief, Summary & Significance

The Fourteenth Amendment requires that the government treat everyone equally under the law. In this case, we will learn how the Supreme Court dealt with the issue in ''Frontiero v. Richardson''.

Frontiero v. Richardson: Ruling & Dissenting Opinion

2. Frontiero v. Richardson: Ruling & Dissenting Opinion

Sometimes the law provides for preferences of one group over another. In this case, we will learn how the Supreme Court ruled in ''Frontiero v. Richardson'' regarding discriminatory laws.

Schneckloth v. Bustamonte (1973) Case Brief: Summary & Ruling

3. Schneckloth v. Bustamonte (1973) Case Brief: Summary & Ruling

This lesson will discuss the seminal U.S. Supreme Court case of Schneckloth v. Bustamonte. We'll look at the questions presented to the Supreme Court, the facts of the case, the rule the Supreme Court used to decide the case, and the ultimate decision.

Cleveland Board of Education v. LaFleur (1974): Summary & Decision

4. Cleveland Board of Education v. LaFleur (1974): Summary & Decision

Should mothers be able to choose whether or not to work? Though that answer might seem obvious, there are times when companies might cross a line. In this lesson, we'll explore the Supreme Court case Cleveland Board of Education v. LaFleur.

United States v. Matlock (1974) Case Brief

5. United States v. Matlock (1974) Case Brief

The Fourth Amendment protects people from unreasonable searches by police. In this lesson, we will learn how the Supreme Court's ruling in 'United States v. Matlock' affected who can consent to a search.

Village of Belle Terre v. Boraas (1974) Case Brief

6. Village of Belle Terre v. Boraas (1974) Case Brief

In this less we will learn about the 1974 case, 'Village of Belle Terre v. Boraas', including the facts of the case, its procedural background, and its significance.

Geduldig v. Aiello (1974): Case Brief & Facts

7. Geduldig v. Aiello (1974): Case Brief & Facts

The 14th Amendment prohibits discrimination based on gender. In this lesson, we will learn how the Supreme Court's ruling in ''Geduldig v. Aiello'' impacted the rights of pregnant women getting disability benefits.

Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo: Case & Summary

8. Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo: Case & Summary

In this lesson, a summary of the case of Miami Herald Publishing Co. v. Tornillo will be provided. Upon completion, the reader should have a strong knowledge of this case and an understanding of why the U.S. Supreme Court made the decision made in this case.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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