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Unformatted text preview: that nothing arrested persons say can be used against them in their trial unless they have been told they have certain rights. Roe v. wade-court could not stop a woman from getting an abortion Bakke case- the court ruled that university admissions policies may not use quotas to achieve racial balance. However, these policies may give special consideration to members of minority groups to achieve variety in a student body. Amendment/description 17 th-people elect senators directly 18 th-prohibition 19 th-gave women right to vote 20 th- leaders of the party choose president of popular vote 21 st- abolishes 18 th amendment, allows alcohol again 22 nd- limited the number of terms a president could serve 23 rd- gave citizens in Washington d.c right to vote 24 th- barred poll taxes 25 th- vice president becomes president if the president is unable to continue for any reason...
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- Spring '04