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Many constitutional scholars believe that the _____ Amendment protects only the collective right of the states to form militias.
Answer a. Fourth
Which of these will NOT tend to allow an affirmative action program to pass Supreme Court scrutiny?
Answer a. Having a clearly identified, legitimate, and "compelling governmental interest"
b. Being adopted in response to a past proven history of discrimination
c. Being "narrowly tailored" to achieve the government's compelling interest in the "least restrictive" way
d. Not absolutely barring whites or banning them from competing or participating
e. Being designed to fill quotas, such as 50 percent Hispanic
The ruling in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka applied to
Answer a. families.
c. the workplace.
d. the military.
Over time, "equality" has tended more to mean equality of
Answer a. preference.
The exclusionary rule is controversial because it may allow
Answer a. a clearly guilty criminal to go free.
b. the writ of habeas corpus to be used.
c. the guilty to be punished.
d. the innocent to be acquitted.
e. illegal search and seizure.
Beginning in the 1920s, the Supreme Court handed down a long series of decisions that gradually incorporated almost all of the protections of the Bill of Rights so that they also applied to state governments. What was the constitutional mechanism the Supreme Court used to accomplish this?
Answer a. Article I of the Constitution
b. The Suffrage Provision of the Nineteenth Amendment
c. The Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment
d. The Fourth Amendment
e. The First Amendment
The long attempt to define what is pornographic was first side-stepped by which of these, that applied "community standards"?
Answer a. Roth v. United States
b. Griswold v. Connecticut
c. Gitlow v. New York
d. Roe v. Wade
e. Miller v. California
The Supreme Court has determined that citizens have __________, even though this right is not explicitly mentioned in the Constitution.
Answer a. free speech
b. the right to assembly
c. freedom of belief
d. the right to privacy
e. states' rights
In the Civil Rights Cases of 1883, the Supreme Court declared unconstitutional federal laws that prevented discrimination by
Answer a. state governments.
c. federal agencies.
d. private individuals.
e. political parties.
Which of the following years was a turning point in the civil rights movement, marked by a large protest in Birmingham, Alabama?
Answer a. 1972
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The answer is, your teacher is a liberal fascist Stalinist.