National Federation of Independent Businesses v. Sebelius

Write an essay analyzing one of the following key Supreme Court rulings: 

Supreme Court Ruling Analysis

The Supreme Court is made up of nine justices who are responsible for deciding whether or not laws are in line with the U.S. Constitution. These individuals serve life-long appointments once they are nominated by the President and confirmed by the United States Senate. Below is a list of some of the most controversial decisions in the last few decades by the Supreme Court. These cases are often mentioned by politicians during campaigns because the issues are still debated, even after the Supreme Court’s ruling.

Write an essay analyzing one of the following key Supreme Court rulings:

Your essay must be at least 600 (2 pages) words long.

Answer these questions to complete your analysis of your selected Supreme Court ruling.

Tell the reader which of the five key Supreme Court ruling you selected to analyze.

Answer here………

What was the law being challenged in the case?

Answer here………

Tell me any of the states or government entities that were part of the case.

Answer here………

Who was the Petitioner in the Case?

Answer here………

What was the Petitioner’s argument?

Answer here………

Who was Respondent?

Answer here………

What was the Respondent’s argument?

Answer here………

What part or parts of the Constitution were discussed in the case?

Answer here………

Why were those parts of the Constitution discussed in the case?

Answer here………

What was the final Supreme Court ruling by

Answer here………

What was the final score of the case was (for example 5 to 4 or 7 to 2 or some other combo that, in most cases, adds up to 9)

Answer here………

What was the date that the case was decided?

Answer here………

Which side won, was it the petitioner or the respondent?

Answer here………

What did it mean that this particular side won?

Answer here………

This is the most important part of the assignment:

How does this case currently impact your life and the lives of Americans?

Answer here………

Explore the political and electoral consequences of the ruling. Don’t just say, for example in the case of Roe v. Wade, women can now have abortions because only a small percent of the population is of childbearing potential – how did the case impact everyone else more generally?

Answer here………

Think about how even this current or most recent presidential election was impacted by the ruling you have analyzed.

Answer here………

Instructions

Provide a reference list.

Please note: APA formatting and citations rules apply to this and all essays in this course.

As with all weekly written assignments, submit your work as an attached file. Double-space your paper and use 12 point Times New Roman as your font