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The Bill of Rights The first 10 amendments To the U. S. Constitution
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Who determines what the Bill of Rights mean? The Supreme Court makes rulings on the meaning The Supreme Court balances the rights of the individual with the needs of society Individual?? Society??
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The first amendment—5 rights mentioned Freedom of Speech Freedom of Religion Freedom of the Press Freedom of Assembly Right to petition the government
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Five Rights in the Amendment Freedom of Religion Freedom of speech Freedom of the press Freedom of Assembly Petition the government
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Freedom of Religion “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise there of” Two clauses: Establishment clause Free Exercise clause
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Establishment and free exercise clause often conflict with each other In schools, the religion issue is most prevalent If a student raises his hand and says “teacher, can we say an opening prayer before this test” If the teacher says: “Yes”, It looks like establishment of religion “No”, It is deigning a student free exercise.
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Establishment Clause—Government cannot promote religion
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Establishment clause-Government Cans Cannot Teach about religions
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