Timeline created by katlyn.whitehouse
  • Air-Traffic controllers strike

  • Equal Access Act

  • Gramm-Rubman-Hollings Act

  • Iran-Contra Scandal

  • Westside community School District v. Mergens

  • Reno v. ACUL

    -ACUL won the case.
    -All nine Justices of the Court voted to strike down anti-indecency provisions of the Communications Decency Act (the CDA), finding they violated the freedom of speech provisions of the First Amendment.
  • Mitchell v. Helms

    Mithcell won the case.
    -In an average year, about 30% of Chapter 2 funds spent in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, were distributed to Catholic or religious private schools.
  • Bush v. Gore

    -Gore won the case.
    - In a per curiam decision, the Court ruled that the Florida Supreme Court's method for recounting ballots was a violation of the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.