Feb 1_Mon._Exam 2 Stuff

Feb 1_Mon._Exam 2 Stuff - AmericanGovernment...

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American Government 1 February 2010_Mon. Civil Liberties:  our protection  from  Government actions  -limitations on the government’s actions Two Types - A.  Substantive Liberties:  limitations on what government can do in any way; Cannot  restrict the free exercise of religion.   - B.  Procedural Liberties:  a government must act in certain ways (I.E…must provide a  warrant before coming into your home) - Why didn’t Alexander Hamilton think these were important? - Was he right?  More evidence that he was wrong. -Having a Bill of Rights has been in favor of our government -Selective Incorporation -Before 1868 -14 th  Amendment: Due process: Civil Rights: Protect these citizens no matter what state 
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