Links to Supreme Court Decisions for History 545 Research Paper


Capital Punishment / Death Penalty

Roper v. Simmons (2005)


Right to Die

Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health ( 1990)


Flag Burning

Texas v. Johnson (1989)


Voting Rights Act

Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder (2013)


Religion and Establishment Clause

Lee V. Weisman (1992)


Sex Segregated Schools

US v. Virginia (1996)


Federalism and Elections

Bush v. Gore (2000)


Freedom (Not) to Associate

Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000)


Taking of Property

Kelo v. New London (2005)


Right to Bear Arms (Second Amendment)

District of Columbia v. Heller (2008)