Supreme Court and its Amendments

Summarize the landmark cases decided by the U.S. Supreme Court in the 1960’s and 1970’s. 6 cases…summarize all 6 cases & identify (name them) all 6 Amendments that are issued with each one. And clearly explain a Writ of Habeas Corpus & list all 4 common reasons for filing. For each of the cases you identify discuss which Constitutional Amendment was under scrutiny for each one. Johnson v. Avery set forth the rule that prisoners are to be provided legal assistance in preparing habeas corpus proceedings. Explain a writ of habeas corpus. What are the most common reasons



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