LGS200 Test 2 Study Guide - Test 2 Study Guide Test 2 is over Ch 5 7 15 and DUI Laws Know the State Related Clauses Know that the Full Faith and Credit

LGS200 Test 2 Study Guide - Test 2 Study Guide Test 2 is...

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Test 2 Study Guide Test 2 is over Ch. 5, 7, 15 and DUI Laws Know the State Related Clauses: Know that the Full Faith and Credit Clause only deals with civil matters Know that the Privileges and Immunities Clause says that it guarantees all residents of all states the same privileges and immunities Non-discrimination type clause Know the Federal Related Clauses: Know that the Commerce Clause was put into effect to prevent separate states from regulating their own business within their state (prevented states from discriminating) Interstate Commerce -commerce between different states Intrastate Commerce -commerce within a particular state Know that the original intent of the commerce clause was that federal government can regulate interstate commerce Gibbons v. Ogden : Decided that the federal government can also regulate intrastate commerce Know that the Supremacy Clause says that the US Constitution is the Supreme Law of the Land Know that the Taxing and Spending Powers Clause gave the government the right to tax and is allowed to spend our tax money Know that the Bill of Rights is the first 10 amendments to the US Constitution First Amendment: Freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom of the press, and freedom of to protest Second Amendment: Right to bear arms (right to have a weapon) Fourth Amendment: Prohibits unreasonable search or seizure of persons or property Fifth Amendment: Right to an indictment (you must be charged with the crime) Right to due process of law (you have a right to be heard) Condemnation (when the government is trying to take your property from you for government purposes) Prohibits Self-Incrimination (“I plead the fifth”) You don’t have to answer any question Prohibits double jeopardy (cannot be tried twice for the same crime) Sixth Amendment: Guarantee to a jury trial in a criminal case Seventh Amendment: Right to a jury trial in a civil case Eighth Amendment: Prohibits excessive bail (bond) and court fines and prohibits cruel and unusual punishment Know what is Not Protected as Freedom of Speech (Under the First Amendment): 1. Defamatory Speech-you can’t say or write something that is false about

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