Cases that made it to the top

Cases that made it to the top

See if you can match these landmark US Supreme Court case with the issue the address.

1. Brown v Board of Education of Topeka (1954)

2. Marbury v Madison (1803)

3. Roe v Wade (1973)

4. Griswold v Connecticut (1965)

5. Furman v Georgia (1972)

6. New York Times v Sullivan (1964)

7. Texas v Johnson (1989)

8. Unversity of Califonia v Bakkle (1978)

9 Engel v Vitale (1962)

A. Right to burn US flag

B. Birth-control rights

C. Libel laws

D. Racial segregation

E. School prayer

F. Judicial review

G. Abortion rights

H. Death-penalty limits

I. Affirmative Action

1.D; 2.F; 3.G; 4.B; 5.H; 6.C; 7.A; 8.I;9.E

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