1.Compare the Gideon and Miranda cases. What are their key holdings? What are their significance to law enforcement, corrections, and the courts?(Note: the Supreme Court recently modified the Miranda warnings. What are they?)
2.Who was Clarence Earl Gideon? What made “his case” important to the U.S. Supreme Court?
3.What is the concept of federalism? How does this apply to these cases? Were these cases examples of judicial activism? What is judicial activism?
4.Post ONE of the constitutional amendments and tell how it impacts the survey of law and criminal from an initial or starting perspective.