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Civil liberties - Civil Liberties Protecting Individual Rights Chapter 4 The Bill of Rights First 10 amendments to the Constitution Established to

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1 Civil Liberties: Protecting Individual Rights Chapter 4 The Bill of Rights First 10 amendments to the Constitution Established to protect freedoms of American citizens Application of these rights have changed over time with judicial interpretations 14th Amendment Barron v. Baltimore 1833. 5th amendment taking of property by state Nationalization of Bill of Rights Selective Incorporation: Selectively incorporate provisions of bill of rights into due process clause Due Process Clause Limit authority of states
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2 Freedom of Expression “Preferred Rights” Foundation of First Amendment Rights: Speech Press Assembly Petition First Amendment “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” History The Early Period
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course POLS 1301 taught by Professor Rugeley during the Spring '08 term at Texas Tech.

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