For January 25th:
Please read about the following cases:
1. Dred Scott vs Sandford
2. Plessy vs Ferguson and Brown vs Board of Education of Topeka
Please also think about the Juries and give some thought to the idea of the Jury System.
For January 18th:
Please read about the following four cases from pages 23 - 25 of the Law Merit Badge Pamphlet: Gideon vs Wainright, Sheppard vs Maxwell, the trial of Socrates, and the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials.
Please also read about the case of Korematsu vs United States.
For January 11th: For our next meeting (Jan 11th 2021) please look up information on the following and be prepared to discuss. You should be able to find information by doing a simple internet search.
1. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009
2. Natural Law: For this topic you should try searching for "Natural Law" and the names of two people associated with this topic, John Locke and Thomas Hobbes.