Students will write an essay comparing and contrasting the approaches to criminal procedure by the U.S. Supreme Court under both Chief Justices Earl Warren and William Rehnquist.
The essay should focus on their significant decisions and the effects they had on the balance between social order maintenance and individual liberties.
The essay should address the effects of the Supreme Court’s decisions on law enforcement in the United States. Discuss the Supreme Court’s current approach to balancing civil liberties against public order maintenance.
The essay must include:
A cover page
6 to 8 typewritten double spaced pages about 2000 words on the above subject
A reference page
A reference page containing a minimum of six external court sources