POLI reading question

Directions: It is suggested that you take a few minutes to plan and outline each answer. Spend approximately 60 minutes answering each question. Illustrate your response with substantive examples where appropriate. Make sure your answers are typed, spell-checked, double-spaced, and regular 12 font.

This EQ assignment is worth 25 points. 2.5 points (10% of the assignment) is based on grammar, spelling, and did you follow the page length requirement of 2-3 pages per EQ, 10 points (40% of the assignment) is based on incorporating concepts from Chapter 1 in the text (you may also cite outside sources though not required for this EQ assignment), 10 points (40% of the assignment) your Discussion assignments for this week, and 2.5 points (10% of the assignment) is based on your personal opinion on how well you explain your opinion for the EQ.

Chapter 16: The Judiciary

  • Do you think federal judges should exercise restraint or be activists judges? Explain.