We the students: Supreme Court cases for and about students

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c2008.
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This volume uses Supreme Court cases involving young people to teach them about the US Constitution. In each chapter, Raskin (constitutional law and the First Amendment, American U. Washington), a Maryland state senator, considers a different amendment and set of rights, describing cases about sex and censorship, school vouchers, religion in schools, discrimination, drug use, and freedom of speech and thought, for example. More information on Equal Protection and discrimination is included, and this edition has been redesigned to include new features and exercises. Recent rulings on student speech, desegregation, affirmative action, and Title IX are included, as well as new justice biographies and the opinions of dissenting justices. The book came out of the Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project, which takes law students into US public high schools to teach the Constitution and Bill of Rights. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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subject_facet Educational law and legislation -- United States -- Cases, Students -- Civil rights -- United States -- Cases, Students -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Cases
table_of_contents "We the people" : our constitution and courts -- Voices and choices : the First Amendment and student speech -- Freedom of the student press : all the news the school sees fit to print -- The wall of separation between church and school -- The Fourth Amendment : searching the student body -- The constitution and student discipline : " due process" and "cruel and unusual punishment" at school -- Equal protection against race discrimination : from segregation to multicultural democracy -- The other lines we draw at school : wealth, gender, citizenship, and sexual orientation -- Harassment in the hallways : sexual harassment, bullying, and the law -- A healthy student body : disability, privacy, pregnancy, and sexuality.
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