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Concord Middle School Library

Welcome to the CMS Library

Resources

1st - Engal v. Vitale - religion in school
1st - Texas v. Johnson - freedom of speech/flag burning
1st - Skokie, IL- free speech march defending American Nazi Party
1st - Hazelwood - censorship/student rights
1st - Frederick v. Morse - student speech
1st - Tinker v. Des Moines - students' rights


2nd - DC vs. Heller (2007)- right of personal self-defense
2nd - U.S. v. Miller (1939)
2nd - McDonald v. City of Chicago (2010)- states and gun rights

4th - TLO - student search and seizure
4th - Terry v. Ohio - stop and frisk
4th - Katz v. United States (1967) - wiretap
4th - Mapp v. Ohio (1961) - search & seizure
4th - Vernonia School District v. Acton - drug testing at school

5th - Miranda v. Arizona  - defendant rights
5th - Smith v. MA - right to privacy
5th - Kelo v. City Of New London - eminent domain

8th - Furman v. Georgia - Greg v. Georgia
8th - Roper v. Simmons
8th - Atkins v. Virginia - mentally disabled and death penalty
8th - Ingraham v. Wright (1977)

Landmark Cases

Landmark Supreme Court Cases (2 volume set with summaries of cases)

Other relevant print sources:

We the Students: Supreme Court Cases For And About Students

Sensational Trials Of the 20th Century

New Jersey v. T.L.O.: Drug Searches In Schools

Miranda v. Arizona

US History In Context (published by Gale)
Search for your specific case - type into search box.
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Research In Context (published by Gale)
Search for your specific case - type into search box.
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Encyclopedia Britannica  A reference source that includes
thousands of articles, research tools, multimedia, and primary sources. 
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Citations must be created on mybib.com (new citation platform)
Instructions are on the video tutorials linked below

1. Log into www.mybib.com
2. Create a new project (Landmark Case: Amendment)

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Links to Video Tutorials for citing these sources::

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