Seller of this product is the nephew of same-sex marriage Supreme Court plaintiff Jim Obergefell. This Note sheet goes along with this color coded PowerPoint (Gay Marriage PowerPoint: The Long Road to Marriage Equality) by the same seller for ease of note-taking for your students. Do not purchase this without buying the PowerPoint too. The PowerPoint and Note Sheet is the perfect product to show students how the Constitution is still debated today. Make learning about the Constitution, Branches of Government, Federalism fun and relevant to students with this current and controversial topic. The product is designed to teach students the following: the struggle between federal and state government; the struggle between the 3 branches of government; the struggle in the interpretation of the Constitution and history of the marriage equality civil rights struggle. Use this as an introduction or conclusion to your units on the Constitution, Federalism (States Rights), the three Branches of government, Supreme Court and more. This PowerPoint and Note Sheet highlights our government's effect on the civil liberties and the Supreme Court's interpretation of the rights guaranteed in the 5th and 14th Amendments of our Constitution. The product also balances the states rights (10th Amendment) and the federal government's role in law making, enforcing and inter. You have the opportunity to view the pictures I took at the Oral arguments and videos that compliment the product.
Defense of Marriage Act
Religious Freedom Laws
Political Parties Ideology
Supreme Court Justices & Influence
Supreme Court Constitutional roles
1st Amendment, 5th Amendment, 10th Amendment, 14th Amendment
Briefs, Opinions, Oral Arguments
Past Cases: Loving vs. Virginia and U.S. vs. Windsor
Make sure to download Gay Marriage PowerPoint: The Long Road to Marriage Equality by same seller that allows for ease in note-taking for students. The PowerPoint is color coded and this note sheet is fill-in the blanks that goes along with PowerPoint.