Bills Of Rights
Diana Pham US History Period 5
BY: Diana Pham
Bills Of Rights
Freedom Of Speech
Court Case: Citizens United V. Federal Election Commission
Case happen in 2010 and ruled that the government can't make laws that limit spending by corporation in political campaigns. Judgement overrode ruling in 1990.
The Rights To Bear Arms
Court Case: Bliss V. Common wealth
First major court ruling over the right to keep and bear arms for personal use. Case happened on 1822.
The Right to Privacy in the Home
Court Case: Nevada Case
Case happened on 2011. The case was over police officer violating his Third Amendment right by forcibly entering his home to gain "Tactical Advantage."
Unreasonable Search and Seizure
Court Case: Boyd V. US
Case happened on 1886. Government took Boyd to Court over their contract. Which stated that he needed to supply the government with what they order.
Due Process Of Laws
Court Case: Brown V. Ohio
Case happened on 1977. The defendant was put on trial twice for offenses involving the same incident.
The Rights Of the Accused in Criminal Case
The Right to a Jury Trial
Court Case:Pointer V. TX
Case happened on 1965 And heard by the US supreme court. The case questioned about the Sixth amendment right to confront a witness.
Preventing Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Court Case: Feltner V. Columbia Picture
Case happened on 1991. Columbia sued Faltner after his station continued to broadcast the program for copyright infringement.
Rights Retained by the People
Court case: Robinson V. California
Case began in late 1971. Case re-presented in fall of 1971 and reached a decision on January 1973. This case is about Abortions.
Limited Federal Powers
Court case: Hammer V. Dagenhart
Case happened on 1918. The case began with Child labor. Child worked and were rarely given formal education beyond the first few years of their lives.