Tinker v. Des Moines (1969)

March 5, 2019 USGOPO 0

Supreme Court Case. In December of 1965 in Des Moines, Iowa, Mary Beth Tinker, her brother, Christopher Ekhardt, and others planned  an organized protest of […]

Civil Liberties Terms List

March 2, 2019 USGOPO 0

Words and concepts that protect freedoms. selective incorporation doctrine procedural due process substantive due process Gideon v. Wainwright (1963) search and seizure exclusionary rule Roe […]

Birmingham Church Bombing

February 28, 2019 USGOPO 0

Dark Day in Civil Rights Era. In one of the attacks against African Americans in 1963, four young African American girls were killed when a bomb […]