"Tinker v. Des Moines" Analytical Essay by ResearchRiter

"Tinker v. Des Moines"
An analysis of the case of "Tinker et, al. v. Des Moines Independent Community School District".
# 120788 | 1,000 words | 11 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Law (Historic Trials)


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This is a breakdown of the case and the Supreme Court findings in the case of "Tinker et, al. v. Des Moines Independent Community School District". It involves the protest by a group of students against the Vietnam war by the wearing of black armbands and their suspension from school of doing so. The case examines the constitutionality of the school's action.

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""Tinker v. Des Moines" was argued before the Supreme Court of the United States. In December, a group of adults and students held a meeting at the home of Christopher Eckhard, one of the three defendants, to discuss how to publicize their objections to the Vietnam War and it was decided that they would show their support for a truce by wearing black arm bands during the holiday season. Fifteen-year-olds John F. Tinker and..."

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