Hey folks. I apologize for posting this late. It's due when you get back, but I understand if you need an extra day.
1) District of Columbia v. Heller
District of Columbia v. Heller (More detailed summary)
District of Columbia v. Heller (A simpler summary)
Colbert Report "Trigger Happy" - D.C. of Columbia v. Heller
Prepare a typed opinion analysis for submission. Remember to include excerpts from the opinion to support your work.
2) Mc Donald v. Chicago
Justices Extend Firearm Rights in 5-to-4 Ruling
The Aftermath of Mc Donald v. Chicago
Answer in notebook: What was the court's rationale for its ruling? What was the rationale behind the dissenting opinion? Which do you agree with and why? Why is this case significant? How do you think this ruling will impact the future of gun control?
3) Weeks v. United States
Identify the "exclusionary rule"
U. S. v. Santana
Identify "hot pursuit"
4) Mapp v. Ohio
Read and summarize. Be prepared to discuss.
5) Secret NYPD Demographic Unit revealed
Read and summarize article. State your opinion. (Graded for credit in notebook; expect to discuss)
6) Miranda v. Arizona
PBS Miranda v. Arizona
Summarize this case in notebook.