Encyclopedia of Civil Liberties in America

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The Encyclopedia of Civil Liberties in America

Editors: David Schultz, John Vile
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-7656-8063-7

Content of the Encyclopedia

  • ANP
  • ATCA
  • Attainder, Bill of
  • AU
  • CIA
  • DOJ
  • EDPA
  • FBI
  • FCC
  • Friend of the Court
  • Gay Rights
  • IRS
  • Jim Crow Laws
  • Original Intent
  • Patents
  • Procedural Due Process
  • Rochin v. California (1952)
  • Section 1983 Actions
  • Self-Incrimination
  • Special-Needs Doctrine
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Trademark
  • Vested Rights
  • Web
  • Locke v. Davey (2004)
  • Thomas, Clarence (b. 1948)
  • Hatch Act
  • Alabama v. Shelton (2002)
  • Hiibel v. Nevada (2004)
  • Trial by Jury
  • Double Jeopardy
  • Metro Broadcasting Co. v. Federal Communications Commission (1990)
  • Thornburgh v. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1986)
  • Paris Adult Theatre I v. Slaton (1973)
  • United States v. Eichman (1990)
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Edwards v. South Carolina (1963)
  • Adderley v. Florida (1966)
  • Griswold v. Connecticut (1965)
  • Cohen v. California (1971)
  • Escobedo v. Illinois (1964)
  • Waite, Morrison Remick (1816–1888)
  • Standing
  • Ripeness
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Writs of Certiorari
  • Bad-Tendency Test
  • Federalism
  • Preferred-Freedoms Doctrine
  • Barron v. City of Baltimore (1833)
  • Palko v. Connecticut (1937)
  • Due Process of Law
  • Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier (1988)
  • Jury Unanimity
  • Right to Counsel
  • Abood v. Detroit Board of Education (1977)
  • Haymarket Affair
  • Milligan, Ex parte (1866)
  • Rasul v. Bush (2004)
  • Family Rights
  • Billboards
  • Right to Appeal
  • Citizenship
  • Rights of Aliens
  • English-Only Laws
  • Tillman Act of 1907
  • Zenger, John Peter (1697–1746)
  • Olmstead v. United States (1928)
  • Child-Benefit Theory
  • Abington School District v. Schempp (1963)
  • Agostini v. Felton (1997)
  • Wallace v. Jaffree (1985)
  • Prayer in Schools
  • Obscenity
  • Search Warrants
  • Kennedy, Anthony M. (b. 1936)
  • Incorporation Doctrine
  • Bill of Rights
  • Civil Liberties
  • City of Indianapolis v. Edmond (2000)
  • Mapp v. Ohio (1961)
  • United States v. Santana (1976)
  • Automobile Searches
  • Bus Searches
  • Hot Pursuit
  • Good Faith Exception
  • Exclusionary Rule
  • Wolf v. Colorado (1949)
  • Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co. (1991)
  • Nixon, Richard M. (1913–1994)
  • Lawyer Advertising
  • Globe Newspaper Co. v. Superior Court (1982)
  • Military Commissions
  • American Bar Association
  • Arraignment
  • Immunity
  • Lehnert v. Ferris Faculty Association (1991)
  • Open-Fields Exception
  • Book Banning
  • Emancipation Proclamation
  • Strict Scrutiny
  • Young v. American Mini Theatres, Inc. (1976)
  • Land Use
  • Student Newspapers
  • Corrupt Practices Act of 1925
  • Publicity Act of 1910
  • Baker v. Carr (1962)
  • Fairness Doctrine
  • Equal-Time Rule
  • Liberalism
  • Greek Roots of Civil Liberties
  • Beauharnais v. Illinois (1952)
  • Speedy Trial, Right to
  • Bryan, William Jennings (1860–1925)
  • Ashcroft, John D. (b. 1942)
  • Debs, In re (1895)
  • Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan (1982)
  • Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey (1992)
  • Three-Strikes Laws
  • Chavez v. Martinez (2003)
  • Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health (1990)
  • Lilburne, John (1615–1657)
  • Zoning
  • Marriage, Right to
  • Suspect Classifications
  • Sheppard v. Maxwell (1966)
  • Bailey, F. Lee (b. 1933)
  • Ashcroft v. American Civil Liberties Union (2002)
  • Anti-Dial-a-Porn Measures
  • English Roots of Civil Liberties
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Jr. (1841–1935)
  • Parents Music Resource Center
  • Student Rights
  • Douglas, William O. (1898–1980)
  • Bivens and Section 1983 Actions
  • Quakers
  • Twenty-sixth Amendment
  • Victim-Impact Statement
  • Pure-Speech Doctrine
  • Magna Carta
  • Lie Detector Tests
  • Overbreadth Doctrine
  • Public Defenders
  • Betts v. Brady (1942)
  • House Un-American Activities Committee
  • Declaration of Independence
  • Jehovah’s Witnesses
  • Death Penalty for the Mentally Retarded
  • Gregg v. Georgia (1976)
  • World War II
  • Dennis v. United States (1951)
  • Smith Act Cases
  • Third Amendment
  • Arts and Humanities Funding
  • Federal Conscription Act of 1863
  • Eighth Amendment
  • Herrera v. Collins (1993)
  • Payne v. Tennessee (1991)
  • Inffective Assistance of Counsel
  • Movie Treatments of Civil Liberties
  • Gault, In re (1967)
  • Cruel and Unusual Punishments
  • Negative and Positive Liberties
  • Checks and Balances
  • Democratic Party
  • Burton, Harold H. (1888–1964)
  • Release-Time Program
  • Fair-Use Doctrine
  • McIntyre v. Ohio Elections Commission (1995)
  • Katzenbach v. Morgan (1966)
  • Probationer Rights
  • Birth Control and Contraception
  • Barenblatt v. United States (1959)
  • Chilling Effect
  • Right to Education
  • Political Parties
  • Ex Post Facto Laws
  • Blackmun, Harry A. (1908–1999)
  • Police Power
  • Whitney v. California (1927)
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr. (1929–1968)
  • Everson v. Board of Education (1947)
  • National Endowment for the Arts v. Finley (1998)
  • Aguilar v. Texas (1964)
  • Wilson, Woodrow (1856–1924)
  • Libertarianism
  • Duncan v. Louisiana (1968)
  • Rehnquist, William Hubbs (b. 1924)
  • Symbolic Speech
  • Hate Speech
  • Blackstone, William (1723–1780)
  • Calder v. Bull (1798)
  • Takings Clause
  • Political Patronage
  • Oaths of Office
  • Mayflower Compact
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. Alabama ex rel. Patterson (1958)
  • Civil War and Civil Liberties
  • Brandeis, Louis Dembitz (1856–1941)
  • Virginia v. Black (2003)
  • Pennsylvania Coal v. Mahon (1922)
  • State Constitutional Rights
  • Kimel v. Board of Regents (2000)
  • Overturning Supreme Court Decisions
  • Civilian Control of the Military
  • Legal Basis of Public Health
  • Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Committee v. Federal Election Commission (1996)
  • Deep Throat
  • Four Freedoms
  • Scalia, Antonin G. (b. 1936)
  • Barnes v. Glen Theatre, Inc. (1991)
  • Kevorkian, Jack (b. 1928)
  • Batson v. Kentucky (1986)
  • Boy Scouts of America v. Dale (2000)
  • Write-in Votes
  • In God We Trust
  • Ellsworth, Oliver (1745–1807)
  • Physician-Assisted Suicide
  • Nebraska Press Association v. Stuart (1976)
  • Republican Party of Minnesota v. White (2002)
  • Juvenile Death Penalty
  • Right of School Boards to Ban Books
  • Bush, George H.W. (b. 1924)
  • Austin v. Michigan Chamber of Commerce (1990)
  • Board of Education v. Earls (2002)
  • Taft, William Howard (1857–1930)
  • Amicus Curiae
  • Dolan v. City of Tigard (1994)
  • Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council (1992)
  • Hawaii Housing Authority v. Midkiff (1984)
  • Mandatory Student Activity Fees
  • Miranda v. Arizona (1966)
  • Sixth Amendment
  • Right to Die
  • Solicitor General
  • Cardozo, Benjamin N. (1870–1938)
  • Eugenics
  • Rosenberg, Ethel (1915–1953) and Julius (1918–1953)
  • Johnson, Lyndon Baines (1908–1973)
  • State Courts
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Powell v. Alabama (1932)
  • V-Chip
  • Juvenile Curfews
  • Chafee, Zechariah, Jr. (1885–1957)
  • Schenck v. United States (1919)
  • Gitlow v. New York (1925)
  • Subversive Speech
  • Bill of Attainder
  • Patriot Act
  • Bethel School District v. Fraser (1986)
  • Rational-Basis Test
  • Original Jurisdiction
  • Child Pornography
  • Ashcroft v. Free Speech Coalition (2002)
  • Miami Herald Publishing Co. v.Tornillo (1974)
  • Employment Division, Department of Human Resources of Oregon v. Smith (1990)
  • Cantwell v. Connecticut (1940)
  • Quarantines
  • Korematsu v. United States (1944)
  • Enumerated Powers
  • Americans for Democratic Action
  • Attorney General
  • Judicial Review
  • Victimless Crimes
  • Palmer Raids
  • Right to Travel
  • Montesquieu, Baron of (1689–1755)
  • Estes v. Texas (1965)
  • Preventive Detention
  • Fingerprinting
  • United States v. National Treasury Employees Union (1995)
  • Lee v. Weisman (1992)
  • Jury Nullification
  • City of Boerne v. Flores (1997)
  • Cooley, Thomas McIntyre (1824–1898)
  • Harmless Error
  • Bowers v. Hardwick (1986)
  • Lawrence v. Texas (2003)
  • Search of Student Lockers
  • Strikes and Arbitration
  • Buckley v. Valeo (1976)
  • Independent Expenditures
  • McConnell v. Federal Election Commission (2003)
  • Bail, Right to
  • Hurtado v. California (1884)
  • Selective Incorporation
  • Natural Rights
  • Substantive Due Process
  • Members of City Council of Los Angeles v. Taxpayers for Vincent (1984)
  • Baldwin, Roger Nash (1884–1991)
  • Second Amendment
  • United States v. Sokolow (1989)
  • Williams, Edward Bennett (1920–1988)
  • Ten Commandments: Posting
  • Stone v. Graham (1980)
  • Actual Malice
  • Discovery
  • Maher v. Roe (1977)
  • Rust v. Sullivan (1991)
  • Arkansas Educational Television Commission v. Forbes (1998)
  • Locke, John (1632–1704)
  • United States v. O’Brien (1968)
  • Warren, Earl (1891–1974)
  • Seventh Amendment
  • Civil Disobedience
  • Bifurcation
  • Debs, Eugene Victor (1855–1926)
  • Corporate Speech
  • Fourteenth Amendment
  • Harris v. Forklift Systems, Inc. (1993)
  • Rostker v. Goldberg (1981)
  • Stewart, Potter (1915–1985)
  • Quirin, Ex parte (1942)
  • Federal Aid to Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965
  • United States v. Drayton (2002)
  • Milton, John (1608–1674)
  • Creation Science
  • Atwater v. City of Lago Vista (2001)
  • Village of Belle Terre v. Boraas (1974)
  • United States v. The Progressive, Inc. (1979)
  • Scopes v. State of Tennessee (1927)
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Random Drug Testing
  • Vernonia School District v. Acton (1995)
  • Buchanan v. Warley (1917)
  • American Nazi Party
  • Katz v. United States (1967)
  • Colegrove v. Green (1946)
  • Red Lion Broadcasting Co. v. Federal Communications Commission (1969)
  • Legal Services Corporation v. Velazquez (2001)
  • Vulgar Speech
  • Dickerson v. United States (2000)
  • Articles of Confederation
  • Intermediate-Level Scrutiny
  • Captive Audience
  • Smith v. Collin (1978)
  • American Booksellers Association, Inc. v. Hudnut (1985)
  • Military Surveillance of Civilians
  • Elkins v. United States (1960)
  • Electronic Eavesdropping
  • Totality-of-Circumstances Test
  • Federal Death Penalty Act
  • Music Censorship
  • Burson v. Freeman (1992)
  • Penn, William (1644–1718)
  • Seventeenth Amendment
  • Northwest Ordinance
  • Property Rights
  • Christian Science
  • Federal Election Commission v. Colorado Republican Federal Campaign Committee (2001)
  • Fricke v. Lynch (1980)
  • Wiggins v. Smith (2003)
  • Sherbert v. Verner (1963)
  • Anonymous Political Speech
  • Victims’ Rights
  • Constitutionalism
  • Eminent Domain
  • Fuller, Melville W. (1833–1910)
  • Contracts Clause
  • Ely, John Hart (1938–2003)
  • Polygamy
  • Loyalty Oaths
  • Gravity-of-the-Evil Test
  • Seditious Libel
  • Posse Comitatus
  • Free Exercise Clause
  • McCleskey v. Kemp (1987)
  • Johnson v. Louisiana (1972)
  • Flag Burning
  • Florida v. J.L. (2000)
  • United States v. Leon (1984)
  • Zurcher v. Stanford Daily News (1978)
  • Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
  • Aid to Parochial Schools
  • Penn Central Transportation Co. v. City of New York (1978)
  • Felon Disenfranchisement
  • New Jersey v. T.L.O. (1985)
  • Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District (1969)
  • Contract, Freedom of
  • Blacklisting
  • United States Court System
  • Hearsay
  • Fundamental Rights
  • Santa Fe Independent School District v. Doe (2000)
  • County of Allegheny v. American Civil Liberties Union (1989)
  • Zorach v. Clauson (1952)
  • Fifth Amendment and Self-Incrimination
  • Murphy, Frank (1890–1949)
  • Wisconsin v. Mitchell (1993)
  • Executive Orders
  • Implied Powers
  • Lincoln, Abraham (1809–1865)
  • Proportionality of Sentences
  • Evolving Standards of Decency
  • Draft Card Mutilation Act of 1965
  • President and Civil Liberties
  • Allgeyer v. Louisiana (1897)
  • Establishment Clause
  • Time, Place, and Manner Restrictions
  • “Seven Dirty Words”
  • Bigelow v. Virginia (1975)
  • Voir Dire
  • Klopfer v. North Carolina (1967)
  • Rosenberger v. University of Virginia (1995)
  • Common Law
  • Burger, Warren Earl (1907–1995)
  • Near v. Minnesota (1931)
  • Trustees of Dartmouth College v. Woodward (1819)
  • State Bills of Rights
  • Espionage Act of 1917
  • Department of Justice
  • Zelman v. Simmons-Harris (2002)
  • Souter, David H. (b. 1939)
  • Eisenstadt v. Baird (1972)
  • Doe v. Bolton (1973)
  • Right to Privacy
  • Bates v. State Bar of Arizona (1977)
  • Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corp. v. Public Service Commission of New York (1980)
  • Posadas de Puerto Rico Associates v. Tourism Company of Puerto Rico (1986)
  • Virginia State Board of Pharmacy v. Virginia Citizens Consumer Council, Inc. (1976)
  • West Virginia Board of Education v. Barnette (1943)
  • Engel v. Vitale (1962)
  • Lawn Signs
  • Johnson, Frank M., Jr. (1918–1999)
  • Precedent
  • Prosecutorial Misconduct
  • Lochner v. New York (1905)
  • Muller v. Oregon (1908)
  • Frontiero v. Richardson (1973)
  • Immigration Law
  • Directed Verdicts
  • Summary Judgment
  • Board of Education v. Pico (1982)
  • Goldberg, Arthur J. (1908–1990)
  • Inevitable-Discovery Doctrine
  • Carter, Jimmy (b. 1924)
  • Texas v. Johnson (1989)
  • Fighting Words
  • Webster v. Reproductive Health Services (1989)
  • Stevens, John Paul (b. 1920)
  • Rankin v. McPherson (1987)
  • Board of Regents v. Southworth (2000)
  • R.A.V. v. City of St. Paul (1992)
  • Miller Test
  • Miller v. California (1973)
  • Board of Education v. Grumet (1994)
  • Ford, Gerald R. (b. 1913)
  • Administrative Searches
  • Weeks v. United States (1914)
  • Lamb’s Chapel v. Center Moriches Union Free School District (1993)
  • Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Protective Association (1988)
  • Masses Publishing Co. v. Patten (1917)
  • United States v. Kirschenblatt (1926)
  • Constitutional Amending Process
  • War Powers Act
  • Illinois v. Gates (1983)
  • Brennan, William J., Jr. (1906–1997)
  • Hodgson v. Minnesota (1990)
  • Plea Bargaining
  • Religious Symbols and Displays
  • Yates v. United States (1957)
  • Petition of Right
  • No-Knock Warrant
  • Buck v. Bell (1927)
  • Copyright, Patent, and Trademark
  • Welsh v. United States (1970)
  • Treason
  • Federalists
  • Watkins v. United States (1957)
  • Labor Union Rights
  • Atkins v. Virginia (2002)
  • Death-Qualified Juries
  • Jury Size
  • Argersinger v. Hamlin (1972)
  • Censorship
  • Harlan, John Marshall (1833–1911)
  • Attorney General’s List of Subversive Organizations
  • McCarran Act
  • Nixon v. Shrink Missouri Government PAC (2000)
  • Christian Roots of Civil Liberties
  • Red Baiting
  • Fruits of the Poisonous Tree
  • Hicklin Test
  • Taxation and Civil Liberties
  • McCarthy, Joseph (1908–1957)
  • Pennsylvania v. Mimms (1977)
  • Terry v. Ohio (1968)
  • Hill v. Colorado (2000)
  • DeShaney v. Winnebago County Department of Social Services (1989)
  • Putney Debates
  • Branzburg v. Hayes (1972)
  • Frankfurter, Felix (1882–1965)
  • Roth Test
  • New York v. Ferber (1982)
  • Jackson, Robert H. (1892–1954)
  • Roe v. Wade (1973)
  • Pierce v. Society of Sisters (1925)
  • Home Schooling
  • Right of Confrontation
  • Charles River Bridge v. Warren Bridge (1837)
  • Amish
  • Garcia v. San Antonio Metropolitan Transit Authority (1985)
  • White, Byron R. (1917–2002)
  • State Action
  • Timmons v. Twin Cities Area New Party (1997)
  • Richardson v. Ramirez (1974)
  • Widmar v. Vincent (1981)
  • Court-Packing Plan
  • First Amendment
  • Libel
  • Pornography
  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • City of Renton v. Playtime Theatres, Inc. (1986)
  • Aggravating and Mitigating Factors in Death Penalty Cases
  • San Antonio Independent School District v. Rodriguez (1973)
  • Fortas, Abe (1910–1982)
  • Stromberg v. California (1931)
  • Internet and the World Wide Web
  • Vietnam War
  • Public Forum
  • United States v. Playboy Entertainment Group (2000)
  • Police Brutality
  • Trop v. Dulles (1957)
  • Romer v. Evans (1996)
  • Wiretapping
  • Chaplinsky v. New Hampshire (1942)
  • National Firearms Act of 1934
  • Right to Vote
  • Fifteenth Amendment
  • Blue Laws, or Sunday-Closing Laws
  • Conservatism
  • Communists
  • Sell v. United States (2003)
  • Strickland v. Washington (1984)
  • Moore v. City of East Cleveland (1977)
  • Conscientious Objectors
  • Federal Communications Commission v. Pacifica Foundation (1978)
  • Kunstler, William (1919–1995)
  • McCardle, Ex parte (1868)
  • Border Searches
  • Slaughterhouse Cases (1873)
  • New York Times Co. v. Sullivan (1964)
  • Minnesota v. Dickerson (1993)
  • Schmerber v. California (1966)
  • Carroll v. United States (1925)
  • Roadblocks
  • Arrest
  • Boycott
  • Civil Law System
  • Adversarial Versus Inquisitorial Legal Systems
  • Torture
  • Mann Act
  • Kyllo v. United States (2001)
  • Edwards v. California (1941)
  • Corfield v. Coryell (1823)
  • Mormons
  • Separation of Church and State
  • Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
  • Grosjean v. American Press Co. (1936)
  • Gideon v. Wainwright (1963)
  • In Forma Pauperis Petition
  • Hearing
  • Least-Restrictive-Means Test
  • Rights of Witnesses
  • Ring v. Arizona (2002)
  • English Bill of Rights
  • Drug Kingpin Act
  • Quinlan, In re (1976)
  • Hughes, Charles Evans (1862–1948)
  • Hamdi v. Rumsfeld (2004)
  • Massachusetts Body of Liberties
  • Good News Club v. Milford Central School (2001)
  • Fletcher v. Peck (1810)
  • Nude Dancing
  • Flag Salute
  • Statute of Limitations
  • Carolene Products, Footnote 4 (1938)
  • O’Connor, Sandra Day (b. 1930)
  • Personhood
  • Student Searches
  • Republican Party
  • Coy v. Iowa (1988)
  • Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow (2004)
  • Brady Rule
  • Search Incident to Arrest
  • Religious Holidays
  • Ginsburg, Ruth Bader (b. 1933)
  • World War I
  • Alien and Sedition Acts (1798)
  • Airport Searches
  • National Organization for Women v. Scheidler (1994)
  • Loving v. Virginia (1967)
  • McCarthyism
  • Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971
  • Juvenile Justice System
  • Taney, Roger Brooke (1777–1864)
  • County of Riverside v. McLaughlin (1991)
  • Black, Hugo L. (1886–1971)
  • Noise, Freedom from
  • Zablocki v. Redhail (1978)
  • Reno v. American Civil Liberties Union (1997)
  • Forsyth County, Georgia v. The Nationalist Movement (1992)
  • Preemption
  • Goldberg v. Kelly (1970)
  • Adamson v. California (1947)
  • Compelling Governmental Interest
  • Hostile Audience
  • Home Building and Loan Association v. Blaisdell (1934)
  • Ferguson v. Skrupta (1963)
  • Indian Appropriations Act of 1871
  • Stone, Harlan Fiske (1872–1946)
  • Police, Restrictions on
  • Constitutional Amendments
  • Meyer v. Nebraska (1923)
  • United States v. American Library Association, Inc. (2003)
  • Clemency
  • Civil Rights Cases (1883)
  • Constitutional Interpretation and Civil Liberties
  • Wisconsin v. Yoder (1972)
  • Abrams v. United States (1919)
  • Clear and Present Danger
  • Shapiro v. Thompson (1969)
  • Violence Against Women Act
  • Slander
  • First National Bank of Boston v. Bellotti (1978)
  • National League of Cities v. Usery (1976)
  • Hoover, J. Edgar (1895–1972)
  • Vinson, Frederick Moore (1890–1953)
  • Washington v. Glucksberg (1997)
  • Zadvydas v. Davis (2001)
  • Commercial Speech
  • Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993
  • Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000
  • Lady Chatterley’s Lover
  • Bray v. Alexandria Women’s Health Clinic (1993)
  • Rivera, Diego (1886–1957)
  • Plain-Sight Doctrine
  • Rights of Minors
  • Marshall, Thurgood (1908–1993)
  • New York Times Co. v. United States (1971)
  • Reply, Right to
  • Scales v. United States (1961)
  • Reynolds v. United States (1878)
  • Nollan v. California Coastal Commission (1987)
  • Minersville School District v. Gobitis (1940)
  • Breyer, Stephen G. (b. 1938)
  • Hunter v. Underwood (1985)
  • Balancing Test
  • City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc. (2002)
  • Church of the Lukumi Babalu Aye, Inc. v. City of Hialeah (1993)
  • Just Compensation
  • Berman v. Parker (1954)
  • Skinner v. Oklahoma (1942)
  • Hustler Magazine, Inc. v. Falwell (1988)
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Flast v. Cohen (1968)
  • United States v. United States District Court (1972)
  • Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School; District (1993)
  • Sattazahn v. Pennsylvania (2003)
  • Political-Question Doctrine
  • Brandenburg v. Ohio (1969)
  • Stanley v. Georgia (1969)
  • International Society for Krishna Consciousness v. Lee (1992)
  • Michael H. v. Gerald D. (1989)
  • Parental Rights
  • Lynch v. Donnelly (1984)
  • Group Libel
  • City of Erie v. Pap’s A.M. (2000)
  • “Civil Disobedience” (1849)
  • Right of Unmarried People to Live Together
  • Seizure
  • Clinton v. Jones (1997)
  • Pennsylvania v. Nelson (1956)
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Initiatives and Referenda
  • Vagueness
  • Public-Danger Exception
  • Stop-and-Frisk
  • Confrontation Clause
  • City of Ladue v. Gilleo (1994)
  • Arizona v. Evans (1995)
  • Congress and Civil Liberties
  • Search
  • Hurley v. Irish-American Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Group of Boston, Inc. (1995)
  • Cipollone v. Liggett Group (1992)
  • Schlup v. Delo (1995)
  • Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996
  • Furman v. Georgia (1972)
  • Internal Security Act of 1950
  • Living Will
  • Prohibition
  • USA Patriot Act
  • Jacobson v. United States (1992)
  • Congressional Investigations
  • Lawyers Defending Civil Liberties
  • Virginia Declaration of Rights
  • Marcuse, Herbert (1898–1979)
  • Story, Joseph (1779–1845)
  • Orwell, George (1903–1950)
  • Homeland Security Act
  • Racial Profiling
  • Academic Freedom
  • Presidential Debates
  • Comstock Acts
  • Volstead Act
  • Fourth Amendment
  • Martial Law
  • Federal Communications Commission
  • Minor Political Parties
  • Probation
  • Prisoners’ Rights
  • Oklahoma City Bombing
  • Interest Groups
  • Prison Litigation Reform Act
  • Cloning Human Beings
  • Liberty Versus License
  • Democracy and Civil Liberties
  • Tyranny of the Majority
  • Subpoena
  • Marketplace of Ideas
  • Red Scare (1919–1920)
  • Evolution
  • Hand, Learned (1872–1961)
  • Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
  • United States Constitution
  • Right to Petition
  • Marshall, John (1755–1835)
  • Naturalization
  • Americans United for Separation of Church and State
  • Mill, John Stuart (1806–1873)
  • Transgender Legal Issues in the United States
  • Disability Rights
  • Alien Tort Claims Act (1789)
  • Hate Crimes
  • Education
  • Tolerance
  • Sedition Act of 1918
  • DNA Testing
  • Darrow, Clarence (1857–1938)
  • Contempt Powers
  • Madison, James (1751–1836)
  • War on Drugs
  • Capital Punishment
  • Jefferson, Thomas (1743–1826)
  • Grand Jury
  • Ewing v. California (2003)
  • Natural Law
  • ABA
  • Abortion
  • ACLU
  • ADA
  • FECA
  • Lemon Test
  • Suicide

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