Bill of Rights - -individuals-Tenth Amendment : Powers of...

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2.7.11/2.9.11 Bill of Rights - First Amendment : Freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly, petition - Second Amendment: Right to keep and bear arms - Third Amendment : Protection from quartering - Fourth Amendment : Protection from unreasonable search and seizure -reasonable: warrant, probable cause - Fifth Amendment : Due process, double jeopardy, self-incrimination, eminent domain - Sixth Amendment : Trial by jury and rights of the accused (Confrontation Clause, speedy trial, public trial, right to counsel) - Seventh Amendment : Civil trial by jury -“$20” amendment - Eighth Amendment : Prohibition of excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment - Ninth Amendment : Protection of rights not specifically enumerated in the Constitution
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Unformatted text preview: -individuals-Tenth Amendment : Powers of States and people-First Amendment-restricted speech: public safety, slander-flexible, open to interpretation-free to talk, but must deal with consequences-obscenity-social relaxation of standards-difficult to find the sources-Due Process-Miranda Rights-Second Amendment-originally a counter measure to government-A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.-Incorporation-when the interpreter of the Supreme Court applies the amendments to the state level-most amendments apply only to Congress, etc....
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course POLS 1105H taught by Professor Schatzinger during the Spring '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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