The Reconstruction Act of 1867 was most strongly supported by?

The Reconstruction Act of 1867 was most strongly supported by

wealthy southerners.

poor westerners.

wealthy northerners.

southerners in Congress.

northerners in Congress.

Ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment occurred in

1915.

1918.

1920.

1924.

1938.

After his assassination, President Abraham Lincoln was succeeded in office by

James Buchanan.

Ulysses Grant.

Andrew Johnson.

Rutherford Hayes.

Franklin Pierce.

In Texas v. Johnson, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that _____ was a constitutionally protected form of speech.

a march organized by the Ku Klux Klan

burning the American flag

wearing a black anti-war armband

yelling fire in a crowded theatre

calling for the overthrow of the U.S. government

In its 1976 decision in the case of _____, the United States Supreme Court reactivated the death penalty in the United States.

Gregg v. Georgia

Furman v. Georgia

McClesky v. Kemp

Roberts v. Louisiana

Fierro v. Gomez

In what U.S. Supreme Court decision was the freedom of the press first included under the Fourteenth Amendment in an effort to protect individuals from actions by state and local officials?

Cantwell v. Connecticut

Near v. Minnesota

Hamilton v. Regents of the University of California

Gitlow v. New York

Tinker v. Des Moines

In what year did the U.S. Supreme Court in Duncan v. Louisiana incorporate the right to trial by jury to the states?

1808

1867

1904

1968

The right to trial by jury has never been incorporated.

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    southerners in Congress.

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