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Regents of the University of California v. Bakke

The Supreme Court Case, the University of California v. Bakke, serves a landmark trial that forever changed the legal landscape in America. The case began when Allan Bakke applied to
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Bush V. Gore

Bush V. Gore: The BackgroundThe case of Bush v. Gore is very famous, for it had a great effect on the 2000 presidential election. The Bush v. Gore case occurred
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Cherokee Nation v. Georgia

The Background: Cherokee Nation v. Georgia The case of the Cherokee Nation v. Georgia was filed by the Cherokee Nation—one of America’s most well-known Native American tribes. The Cherokee Nation
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Dred Scott vs. Sanford

The Background: Dred Scott vs. SanfordDred Scott vs. Sanford is one of the most famous cases in the history of the United States. Dred Scott vs. Sanford is commonly referred
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Escobedo v. Illinois

Escobedo V. Illinois: The Background The trial of Escobedo v. Illinois is a famous case that involved the administration of due process, which is defined as the United States’ government’s
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Furman v. Georgia

  Furman v. Georgia: The Background The owner of a home was awakened when William Henry Furman broke-in and starting rummaging through the owner’s things. When William Henry Furman attempted to
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Gitlow v. New York

  Gitlow v. New York: The Background The case of Gitlow v. New York took place in 1925. The case of Gitlow v. New York dealt with a number of
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Gregg v. Georgia

Gregg v. Georgia: The BackgroundThe case of Gregg v. Georgia begins with a man named Troy Leon Gregg. This man was imprisoned within the state of Georgia after he was
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Hamdi v. Rumsfeld

Hamdi v. Rumsfeld: The BackgroundIn 2001, YaserHamdi was arrested in Afghansitan. The arrest came during the war with Afghanistan. YaserHamdi, the defendant in Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, was an American citizen
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Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier

Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier: The BackgroundThe case of Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier is one of the most famous legal matters in U.S. history. Catherine Kuhlmeier was a student at East
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Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier

Hazelwood v. Kuhlmeier: The BackgroundThe case of Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier is one of the most famous legal matters
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Griswold v. Connecticut

Griswold v. Connecticut: The BackgroundThe case of Griswold v. Connecticut dealt with a Connecticut law that outlawed the use of
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Grutter v. Bollinger

Grutter v. Bollinger: The BackgroundBarbara Grutter was a woman living in Michigan. The case of Grutter v. Bollinger stems from
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