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Unformatted text preview: 11-30-10Judiciary 14thamendment:-privileges of immunity-due process-equal protection-state citizenship is where you reside; you do not have to be nationalized for a state. What was the purpose of the 14thamendment?-The president declared freedom for the slaves in the states where they were not already free – he allowed the southern states a way back into the union without freeing the slaves. (Part of a war measure)-to create due process and fair trials for all US citizens no matter how they became citizens5thamendment: judicial preceding; uniform trial standards for everyone. Granted equal protection for slaves.-1789- 1860s federal supremacy-1868-1930s economic substantive due process-1930s-present civil libertiesHow can you be deprived of life, liberty and property by law?-life doesn’t just mean, your alive, liberty doesn’t mean you’re just not in jail, and property doesn’t just mean what you own....
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This note was uploaded on 06/09/2011 for the course POLITICS 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Oglethorpe.
- Spring '11