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PS_12_Winter_2011_Slides_for_Lecture_5 - This war is a new...

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Unformatted text preview: This war is a new kind of war. It is different from all other wars of the past, not only in its methods and weapons but also in its geography.- President Franklin Roosevelt, 2/23/42 It s a different kind of war. It s not the kind of war that we re used to in America... It requires a different type of approach and a different type of mentality.- President George W. Bush, 10/11/01 PS 12 Factoid Question: How does the Supreme Court go about setting limits on civil liberties? OUTLINE I. Definitions & Overview A. Civil Liberties B. Civil Rights C. Human Rights II. Limits on Civil Liberties A. Lemon Test B. Clear and Present Danger Criterion C. Miller Test Selected Civil Liberties in the Bill Of Rights 1st Freedom of Speech, Religion, Assembly & Petition, Press 2nd Freedom of gun ownership 3rd Freedom from quartering of soldiers in homes 4th Freedom from unwarranted searches and seizures 5th Freedom from trial for capital crime without grand jury indictment; double jeopardy, self-incrimination, deprivation of life or property without due process 8th Freedom from imposition of excessive bail, cruel & unusual punishment 14th Amendment, 1865 No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws OUTLINE I. Definitions & Overview A. Civil Liberties B. Civil Rights C. Human Rights II. Limits on Civil Liberties A. Lemon Test B. Clear and Present Danger Criterion C. Miller Test Question: How does the Supreme Court go about setting limits on civil liberties? 14th Amendment, 1865 No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States;...
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