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The Most Influential Legal Cases of the Last Century | Visual.ly

The Most Influential Legal Cases of the Last Century | Visual.ly

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The Supreme Court case, Plessy vs. Ferguson, stated that being separate but equal was okay. Later that case was overturned in 1954 with the Supreme Court case, Brown vs. Board of Education. This case was important because it brought segregation into the US, which left a negative impact in the American society.

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The Supreme Court . Law, Power & Personality . Famous Dissents . Korematsu v. United States (1944) | PBS

Supreme Court Cases For Dummies: US History Review - YouTube

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Most Influential Supreme Court Privacy Cases of the Decade [INFOGRAPHIC]
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Most Influential Supreme Court Privacy Cases of the Decade [INFOGRAPHIC]

Most Influential Supreme Court Privacy Cases of the Decade [INFOGRAPHIC] http://www.justiceflorida.com

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

Informational Text Activity, FREE, Easy Print-and-Go Sub Materials, CCSS

Whether you need a one-or-two day emergency sub plan or just want to slide a little more informational text into your curriculum, this free and fun lesson has what you need a well-written, high-interest article from the New York Times on the 10 Supreme Court Cases Every Teen Should Know, a topic that will hook your students attention and inspire lively debate, and a packet of print-and-go handouts to help students work through the text.This FREE activity includes: A sheet of Suggested Lesso...

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Elizabeth Freeman, or Mum Bett as she was also known, was one of the first enslaved African Americans in the state of Massachusetts to file a “freedom suit,” or a legal petition for freedom. Her 1781 county court case, Brom and Bett v. Ashley, was a direct challenge to the existence of slavery in Massachusetts and her victory set the precedent for a later Massachusetts Supreme Court’s ruling that marked the informal ending of slavery in the state.

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from wikiHow

How to Brief a Law Case

An appellate brief is an argument presented to a higher court, whose purpose is to argue that it uphold or reject a trial court ruling. It is also a common assignment in law school to analyze and outline cases for discussion, as you will...

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

Supreme Court Cases Review Game

$ In this game, classes are divided into two teams. Members for the team, stand up and pick between 3 doors. Pick Door #1 and a student may get a question like "What was the first case to declare an act of Congress unconstitutional?" Pick Door #2 and the student may automatically gain a point for his/her team. Pick Door #3 and the student might have to answer a silly question like "Why did the chicken cross the road?" This engaging game has over fifty questions about Supreme Court cases.