Each case brief will be completed in the same format. Court cases are discussed throughout the textbook. Choose a court case (i.e. Miranda v. Arizona) you are interested in researching. Find and read the court case. You may use a court case discussed in the textbook, or you may use the media tools listed below to find it. After you have chosen your case, read How to Brief a Case in Chapter 1 on pages 27 – 29 and turn it in before the assigned due date. Use the format provided in the textbook to complete each case brief.
Media Tools 1.
“US Supreme Court website” – www.supremecourt.gov
2. “Findlaw Legal Information website” – www.findlaw.com
I want this case: North Carolina V. Alford (1979)