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Famous Court Cases

There are 11 videos in this category and 13 videos in 5 subcategories.

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Ages: 14 - 18
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Thinkwell American Government: Korematsu v. United States, Part 1 of 2
From YouTube, produced by Thinkwell
This is an excellent presentation concerning this famous court case. The presentation is done in lecture style with images that accent the lecture. (06:15) This is a clip from a larger segment.
May 8, 2010 at 04:53 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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The Amistad Trial
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery
In 1841, the Africans on board the Amistad were ruled free by the Supreme Court and would be sent back to Sierra Leone. This three minute video deals with the aftermath of that trial. Students need to learn about the Amistad event first.
October 16, 2010 at 01:43 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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John Marshall's Rulings
From hippocampus.org, produced by University of California
This video is accompanied by text. "Despite the growing division over the issue of slavery in America, Chief Justice John Marshall and the Supreme Court worked to reinforce the feelings of nationalism that developed after the War of 1812. Marshall wa... [more]
December 19, 2009 at 10:19 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Thinkwell American Government: Santa Fe Independent School District v. Doe
From YouTube, produced by Thinkwell
This is an excellent presentation concerning this famous court case that helps to define the relationship between prayer and the U.S. government. The presentation is done in lecture style with images that accent the lecture. (07:13) This is a clip fr... [more]
May 8, 2010 at 05:42 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Thinkwell American Government: City of Indianapolis v. Edmond
From YouTube, produced by Thinkwell
This is an excellent presentation concerning this famous court case that helps to define the fourth amendment. The presentation is done in lecture style with images that accent the lecture. (07:14) This is a clip from a larger segment.
May 8, 2010 at 05:34 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
987 Views:
Thinkwell American Government: New York Times v. Sullivan
From YouTube, produced by Thinkwell
This is an excellent presentation concerning this famous court case that helped to define free speech. The presentation is done in lecture style with images that accent the lecture. (08:56) This is a clip from a larger segment.
May 8, 2010 at 05:29 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
1069 Views:
Bush vs. Gore and the Electoral College
From howstuffworks.com
Learn more about the 2000 presidential election and electoral problems in this short video. Flordia and the tally problems is mentioned and the decision by the Supreme Court.
October 16, 2010 at 01:47 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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The Dred Scott Decision
From blip.tv, produced by Berkman Center for Internet and Society
This short video goes into what the Dred Scot decision was about using animation. It is rather vague and does not offer a cause and effect insight that would help the students understand the implications of the case based on the time the decision was... [more]
October 17, 2010 at 10:12 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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True Crime with Aphrodite Jones: Interviews: Kim Goldman and the OJ Trial
From discovery.com
A sort video about the aftermath of the murders of Ron Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson, Aphrodite Jones speaks with Kim Goldman as she gives some insight into the events that led to O.J. Simpson's conviction.
October 16, 2010 at 02:00 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Gideon vs. Wainwright
From videomeli.com
This is a video recreation with poor audio. It is at best the reason that this case reached the Supreme Court.
October 17, 2010 at 09:16 PM
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