ANNALS OF LAW
How Cbigffmzicefobn Rodent orchestrated the Citizens Unized decision.
en Citizens United v. Federal
Election Commission was rst ar-
gued before the Supreme Court, on
March 24, 2009, it seemed like a case of
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Making Every Vote
For years many of us have called
for a national conversation about
what it means to be a multiracial de-
ocracy. We have enumerated the
0.1ng aws inherent in our winner-
take-all form of voting, which h
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d unconscious bias. As a lawyer who had litigated numerous class-action
; oyment-discrirnination cases, I understood well the many ways i
wh acial stereotyping can permeate subjective decision-making pr
cesse levels of an organization,
5A Better Way?
THE AUTHOR,_A LONGTIME COLLEAGUE OF RALPH NADERS, SUGGESTS A NEW
METHODFORDECIDING PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION'SK
BY ALAN B. MORRISON
The 2000 presidential elecdon focused public attention
on several serious and longstanding aws in our
The Presidential Nomination Process:
The Beginnings of a New Era
et me start with two points that provide essential con
I text for considering signicant changes occurring in
the American presidential no
ANNALS OF LAW MAY 21, 2012 ISSUE
How Chief Justice John Roberts orchestrated the Citizens United decision.
By Jerey Toobin
By having the case reargued, Roberts put the liberals in a box and transformed the decisions impact on political
Government Congress Test
May 27, 2017
Diff between Congress
P: Party puts name on ballot, voting for
party not candidate, if member votes
against party, he is barred from ballot,
leading party controls executive.
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'Legitimacy and Morality
, MT ALL LEGAL behavior can be explained in terms of reward and
punishment. To some extent, we are indeed animals that respond to the
carrot and the
six Myths about campaign Money
The supreme Gourt's ruling in citizens lJnited has
arguments that oversimplify moneY's real role
The Hunting Grounds?
1. Please watch the Trailer for the 2015 documentary The Hunting Grounds
2. Also watch the creators of The Hunting Grounds in this news report
3. Finally, read this criticism of the film
Please tackle 3 points that are made by the aut
Constitution Reading Worksheet Revision
1. Article I, Section 2 & 3. There are two representatives from each state in the Senate, and the
number of representatives from each state to the House of Representatives is based upon
Economic transformation: Capitalism and Slavery
Demographic and Political
Transformation: Westward Expansion:
-The economics of slavery
-Louisiana Purchase (1803)
Capitalism: a system of exchange that includes the comm
Judicial Review: Is gov action constitutional?
1) writ of certiorari (invite to Supreme Court)
Description of argument from both sides
Writing to the Supreme Court (anybody, can both from either side or neither)
3) Oral arguments (in c
1. According to Lincoln's letter to Greeley, what is Lincoln's aim in the Civil War? Why is this his aim? Cite
relevant text to support your answers to both questions.
Lincolns aim in the Civil War is to preserve the Union. He w
American History Honors
Abraham Lincoln is credited with ending slavery which is ironic because, during the Civil War,
Lincoln didnt care about slaves or slavery at all. Over the course of his presidenc
Brookline in the Anti-slavery movement
1. What was the attitude of most people of Brookline toward slavery in 1837?
Majority probably were pro-slavery like the neighbors of Samuel Philbrick. Passive against the
acts of Congress regarding slavery.
Question: Why were Africans chosen to be slaves?
Answer: When Africa was discovered African rulers were already participating in slave trade (Slavery).
Africans had been using others to cultivate their crops and to provide domestic service (African). In a
11H US History
Declaration of Independence
The rebels are claiming that all the points in the Declaration of Independence are
obvious and true. The rebels also are claiming that all men are born equal and they
have been given rights by their creator that
Question: Why did Daniel Boone become famous, he wasnt the only one who had decided to go
exploring west past the Proclamation line?
Answer: Daniel Boone had always been on the American Frontier. He and thirty other men were chosen
by Richard Henderson to
Griswold gave medical advice and information about birth control to married couples. Griswold and her
colleague were convicted under a Connecticut law which states that providing counselling and other
medical treatment to married people
United States has the highest GDP in the world
Population of US is only 4.4% of the worlds
United States accounts for nearly a quarter of world GDP.
US is one of the worlds most ethnically diverse and multicultural nations
New York Times Article
Gillis, Justin. "Flooding of Coast, Caused by Global Warming, Has Already Begun." The New York Times.
The New York Times, 03 Sept. 2016. Web. 03 Sept. 2016.
All over America, its becoming more and more eviden
Was your person a *good* person? Answer the question and defend your answer with
arguments and evidence. One paragraph. Print it and bring it to class.
Patrick Henry was a good person, even though he wasnt a perfect person. He
really cared about individua
Gault was a juvenile who had been put into juvenile detention after being accused of making an obscene
phone call. The state of Arizona didnt allow appeals for juveniles. It finally made its way up to the
Supreme Court, where it ruled that althoug