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Jurisdiction+and+Standing - (1968) Does funding books for...

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Judicial Power Cases and controversies Constitution US laws and treaties
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Jurisdiction Does the Court have authority to hear the case?
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Standing to Sue A concrete injury Caused by the challenged action Judicial remedy possible
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Frothingham v. Mellon (1923) No standing for taxpayers who are not directly threatened or injured by the challenged government action
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Flast v. Cohen
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Unformatted text preview: (1968) Does funding books for religious schools under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act violate the establishment clause? Two part test: 1. Logical link between taxpayer status and statute. 2. Logical link between taxpayer status and alleged constitutional Valley Forge v. Americans United (1982) Flast test limited to Congressional action...
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