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Constitutional Law Broad Issue Checklist-
J.S.S.F.L.L.S.T.

Justiciability
State Action
State Power
Federal Power
Limits on State Power
Limits on Federal Power
State and Federal Power Limitations
Takings

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Justiciability Checklist-
CST11

Case and Controversy-CAPA
Standing-STOT
Timeliness-RM
11th Amendment

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State Action Checklist-TG

Traditional Governmental Function, or
Govt. Entangelment

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State Power Checklist-10DCC

10th Amendment
DCC

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Federal Power Checklist-C/cntwn J/can E/esta vepf

Congress
Commerce
Necessary and Proper Clause
Tax and Spend
War
Naturalization/Bankruptcy

Judiciary
Cases under Constitution
Admiralty/2 states/citizens of diff. states
Not if independent and adequate state ground

Executive
Execution of Laws made by congress
Supervise Executive Branch/Executive Orders
Treaties
Appointments-Ambassadors, top level officials
Foreign Affairs
Pardon Federal Offenses
Veto Bills-no line Item veto
Executive Privilege is qualified: weigh gov't interest

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Limitations on State Power Checklist-
SDPC

Supremacy Clause (Preemption)
Dormant Commerce Clause
Privileges and Immunities
Corps. are not citizens

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State and Federal Limitations Checklist-

1st Amendment Religion
1st Amendment Speech
Freedom of Association
SDP
PDP
EPC