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Supreme Court of the United States Procedures

1. After watching the video Supreme Court of the United States Procedures: Crash Course Government and Politics #20; find a landmark case that the court has ruled on. After reading the case write a brief summary of the case. Tell us how the court voted (i.e. 2 to 7). What impact has the ruling of this landmark case had on the United States. Do you agree with the ruling? Always cite the source of your information.

2. Answer the following questions.

Jenna gets a ticket for careless driving after the police come to investigate a car accident she had with you on Hanover Boulevard. Your car is badly damaged through no fault of your own. Is Jenna likely to face criminal charges, civil charges, or both?
Think of an action by a business organization (sole proprietor, partnership, or corporation) that was legal but still strikes you as wrong. What was it? Why do you think it was wrong?
Think of an act by an individual or a corporation that is ethical but not legal. Were you more likely to find an example from individual action or corporate action? Why do you believe this is the case? Do you have any thoughts as to why?
Why would a plaintiff in Iowa with a case against a New Jersey defendant prefer to have the case heard in Iowa?