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Unformatted text preview: December 7, 2008 Chapter 4-2-Relations among the State Vocabulary: 1. extradite-to return a criminal or fugitive who flees across state lines back to the original state 2. civil law-one relating to disputes among 2 or more individuals or between individuals and the government 3. Interstate compact-a written agreement between 2 or more states Notes:-Conflict and jealousy among that states had been a major reason for drafting the Constitution. It dealt with the problems by: 1. Strengthen the national government 2. Set legal ground rules, such as extradition Interstate Relations-Article IV of the Constitution requires the states to do: 1. Give full faith and credit to the laws, records, and court decisions of other states 2. Give one anothers citizens all the privileges and immunities of their own citizens 3. Extradite criminals 1. Full Faith and Credit--Full faith and credit shall be given in each state to the public acts, records, and judicial proceeding of every other state (Must...
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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