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Unformatted text preview: constitution that guarantee that no person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property without due process of law. Establishment clause - the provision in the first amendment that prohibits congress from creating any law “respecting an establishment of religion.” Free exercise clause - the provision in the first amendment that prohibits congress from making any law “prohibiting the free exercise of exercise” of religion. Preemption - a doctrine under which certain federal laws preempt, or take precedence over, confliction state or local laws. Probable cause – reasonable grounds to believe the existence of facts warranting certain action, such as the search or arrest of a person. Search warrant – an order from a judge or other public official authorizing the search or seizure. Supremacy clause – the provision provides that the constitution, laws, and treaties of the U.S. are the supreme law of the land....
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