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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.
- Spring '09