Your assignment:

Research Civil Rights Laws.
1. What is it?
2. When did it take place?
3. What significant events were happening at the time of this issue?
  • Think about how significant events would effect the issue.
  • Think about how events today could change the law.

Find the process it took for your bill to become a law.
5. How did it become a law?
6. What role did each branch of government play in the passage of and enforcement of the law?
  • Legislative
  • Judicial
  • Executive
7. How did society react to the passing of this law?
8. Which states were the first to pass this law and why?

Sum it up.
9. What are the pros and cons of your law?
10. How does it affect today’s society?