Read the focus articles found below

  1. Read the focus articles found below
    1. (Links to an external site.)
    2. (Links to an external site.)
    3. (Links to an external site.)
  2. Select one of the articles to focus on for this assignment. 
  3. Select a topic from the course textbook that relates to the article selected.
    1. A cover page is NOT required.
    2. Be sure to include page numbers, citations, a reference page, and sub-headers.
    3. The following should be content should be in the writing:
      1. Introduction Paragraph -setting up the reader for what to expect.
      2. 1-2 paragraphs summarizing the selected article.
      3. 1-2 paragraphs describing how the topic relates to a concept in the course textbook (chapters 8-10 specifically but other chapters can be used too). When borrowing/paraphrasing information from the course textbook, be sure the course textbook is cited with page numbers.
    4. Closing paragraph recapping the major points mentioned in the writing.
    5. References
  4. The entire submission should be at least 400 words but no more than 700.
  5. There should be a minimum of two references (but there can be more) linking to citations in the course writing. Here are some examples:
    1. the course textbook,
    2. the actual web page provided,
    3. and another source used to find additional details about the court case or information on how the court case links to a topic covered in the course textbook