Sixteen landmark civil liberties cases and the stories of the ordinary Americans who had the courage to challenge the law and test the Constitution are re-created. Issues include: school prayer, sexual privacy, political protest, pregnancy and the right to work, acts of racial and religious discrimination, and more.
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