Legal Brief Assignment

write one legal (case) brief (3-4 typed pages each) based on a U.S. Supreme Court Case assigned by the instructor. Please note this is a TURNITIN assignment. Turnitin is designed to help students avoid engaging in plagiarism and academic dishonesty.  

 U.S. Supreme Court Case Written Opinion Assignment: Healy v. James (1972)

Component I: Written Legal Brief (100 points)

Legal briefs provide a summary of cases appearing before the U.S. Supreme Court. This assignment will give students practice in reading and analyzing a real-life case pertaining to legal aspects affecting student affairs, in particular, and higher education, in general.  Students will learn how to assess and communicate the: a) facts, b) issues, c) rationales, and d) judicial opinions of Supreme Court Cases impacting student affairs practice in higher education.