Spring Term - 2017

United States Constitution

Legal Terms Used in the Various Cases

Week 1: January 24
Gill v. Whitford

Can anything be done about gerrymandering?
Summary of cases cited in the briefs
Brief for Petitioner, Beverly Gill
Brief for Respondent, William Whitford

Week 2: January 31
Phillips v. Colorado

You can't have your cake and eat it too!
Brief for Petitioner, Jack Phillips
Brief for Respondent, Colorado Civil Rights Commission

Week 3: February 7
County of Los Angeles v. Mendez

Week 4: Februaary 14
Impressions v. Lexmark