ERIC Number: ED353189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
State of Indiana v. Jamie L. Curtis: "The Case of the Questionable Book Bag Search."
Leming, Robert S.; And Others
These materials include the script for a mock trial in which students are asked to role play the participants in a case based on the facts of New Jersey v. T.L.O., 469 U.S. 325 (1985). The case raised questions involving a students' rights to protection against unreasonable searches and seizures under the Fourth Amendment and schools' needs to maintain an environment free of illegal drugs. In addition to the script for the trial, the materials include background information on the facts of the case and on the development of the law under the Fourth Amendment. (DB)
Descriptors: Civil Liberties, Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, Educational Environment, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Legal Problems, Role Playing, Search and Seizure, Secondary Education, Simulation, Social Studies, Student Rights, Student School Relationship, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Sponsor: Children's Museum of Indianapolis, IN.; Indiana Program for Law-Related Education, Bloomington.
Authoring Institution: Eli Lilly Center for Exploration, Indianapolis, IN
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fourth Amendment; New Jersey v TLO