Unformatted text preview: conflict, N withdrew troops and ultimately refused the use of Federal Power to protect the rights of the newly free individuals) 1) 14 th amendment 2) Commerce clause Each provision refers to either economics or individual rights. The commerce clause addresses business – the commerce of the US. The 14 th A is to express rights of individuals. Through history, both of these provisions have been used for both economics and individual rights. It depends on who is in charge. 1. Steamboat case – original federal court (for large interest)...
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- Spring '07
- Government, U.S. state, United States Congress, federal power