For the Discussion this week, you explored how federal judges’ political ideologies impact judicial outcomes. In this Application Assignment, you go a step further by looking at how court decisions impact law and public policy. In doing so, it is important to keep in mind that the president and legislators make public policy, not the courts. Yet the courts have the authority to interpret what the law means through court decisions. The authority to interpret the law provides the courts with a lasting influence on law and public policy.
To prepare for this assignment:
The assignment: (1–2 pages)
Support your Application Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its preparation. You are asked to provide a reference list only for those resources not included in the Learning Resources for this course
· Optional Resources
· Web Site: Caperton et al. v A. T. Massey Coal Co., Inc., et al.
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