Insanity Defense
The links below will take you to independent sites that are not maintained by the school.
 
SIRS
customer #: NY1018
Click SIRS Products.
Click SIRS Knowledge Source.
Hint:  Search using the subject heading insanity defense.
 
 
 
Hate Crimes
The links below will take you to independent sites that are not maintained by the school.
 
 
Search for any of these cases.
 
In re Joshua H. (California)
United States vs. Irving David Rubin and Earl Leslie Krugel
R.A.V. v. City of St. Paul
Wisconsin v. Mitchell
Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire
Brzonkala v. Morrison
Apprendi v. New Jersey
United States v. Morrison
Virginia v. Black
 
 
Supreme Court Cases
The links below will take you to independent sites that are not maintained by the school.

 

Supreme Court Decisions and The Bill of Rights

 

Cornell Law School

This site will give you a list of historic Supreme Court Decisions listed by topic.

http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/cases/topic.htm

 

Cornell Law School

http://supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/index.html

Your case will include a syllabus, opinion and perhaps dissent.  Select these from the blue box at the start of the article.

 

Fedworld.gov

Includes cases from 1937-1975.

 

Issues and Controversies

www.2facts.com

See Ms. Zastrow or Mr. Birner for username and password.
You may search two databases here: Issues and Controversies and Issues in American History.  There is a button in the top right corner to switch between the two.

 

Grolier Encyclopedias

See Ms. Zastrow or Mr. Birner for username and password.
 
The library also has BOOKS relating to this topic!  You may check these out.
 
Final Paper
The links below will take you to independent sites not maintained by WACS.
 
To find a list of people executed through the death penalty,  go to
Select Execution Database.
You don't have to input a name or any parameters.  Just click on Search by Details to get the full list.
  
Crime Library
 
Famous Trials
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


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