chapter 3-4

chapter 3-4 - 5. Due process of law-principle in the 5 th...

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November 30, 2008 Chapter 3-4 The Amendments Vocabulary: 1. Prior restraint-gov censorship of information before it is published or broadcast 2. Probable cause-a reasonable basis to believe a person or premises is linked to a crime 1. Search warrant-an order signed by a judge describing a specific place to be searched for specific items 4. Arrest Warrant- an order signed by a judge naming the individual to be arrested for a specific crime
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Unformatted text preview: 5. Due process of law-principle in the 5 th Amendment stating that the gov must follow proper constitutional procedures in trials and in other actions it takes against individuals 6. Eminent domain-the power of the gov to take private property for public use 1. lame duck- an outgoing official serving out the remainder of a term, after retiring or being defeated for reelection 8. poll tax-money paid in order to vote...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2009 for the course HIST 120 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '09 term at Maryland.

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