Poly Sci 100 Exam 1

Poly Sci 100 Exam 1 - Civil Liberties o Bill of Rights o...

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Civil Liberties o Bill of Rights o Barron v. Baltimore (1833) o Johnson’s 1964 Civil Rights Act came on tails of Kennedy assassination o Jim Crow era 1877-1933 o Plessy v. Ferguson argued that equal protection of the law referred only to political equality, separate but equal o Civil Rights Are: Represent protections by government power Require governments to act Things that government must secure on behalf of it citizens Freedom of speech, religion, and a right to privacy o Missouri Compromise Farthest north slave states could reach, for each slave state admitted a free state had to be admitted and vice versa o Early Censorship Roth v. United States Work is obscene if it has utterly no redeeming social importance Children’s Internet Protection Act Press v. Individual Rights Libel Slander Colonial Home Rule o No regulation of commerce o No independent military o Broke down following French and Indian war when British government was in debt and had to levy taxes against the colonies
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