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Bill of Rights Essay:
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Landmark Supreme Court Cases about Teens
FindLaw -- Scroll down to the section on the Constitution, and select an amendment.
The Bill of Rights Institute -- Go to Landmark Cases on  the left side of the screen.
Landmark Cases
 
Specific Amendments & Supreme Court Cases
The First Amendment:  Freedom of Speech, the Press, and Religion
   Texas v. Johnson (speech)
   New York Times CO. v. United States (press)
   Ramos v. Town of Vernon (assembly -- curfew)
   Tinker v. Des Moines School District (speech)
The Second Amendment:  The Right to Bear Arms 
   United States v. Miller
    District of Columbia v. Heller
The Third Amendment: The Right to Privacy in the Home
   Engblom v. Carey
The Fourth Amendment: Protection from Unreasonable Search and Seizure
   Roe v. Wade
The Fifth Amendment: Due Process of Law
   Miranda v. Arizona
The Sixth Amendment: Rights of the Accused in Criminal Cases
   Gideon v. Wainright
The Eighth Amendment: Prevention of Cruel and Unusual Punishment 
   Furman v. Georgia
The Ninth Amendment: Rights Retained by the People
   Moose Lodge v. Irvis
Tenth: Limiting Federal Powers
   Maryland v. Wirtz
The Fourteenth Amendment: States' Rights
   Plessy v. Ferguson
   Brown v. The Board of Education