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1. What civil rights are guaranteed by the Bill of Rights?
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Promise of a Bill of Rights:Americans fought the revolutionary war because their traditional rights as British subjects had been ignored so they decided to add the Bill of Rights soon after the Constitution was adopted. These were the first 10 Amendments.Freedom of Religion:(1st Amendment)Government may not require assistance to except any specific religion, engage in any religious activity, or satisfy any religious qualification for public office. This gave people the right to hold any beliefs the matter how unusual it may be.oShould religious beliefs take precedence over federal authority?No.oShould church income be free from taxation? Yes.Freedom of Speech:(1st Amendment)individuals must accept legal responsibility for what they may say or write. Oral statements that damage someone's reputation may lead to a lawsuit of slander, or if a slanderous statement is shown publicly can be sued as libelin which the injured party attempts to collect damages.oThe government is forbidden to pass laws or take action against people who on The government is forbidden to pass laws or take action against people whose only fault is that their opinions are unpopular or contrary to government policy.Freedom of the Press: (1st Amendment)Is to publish without fear of government censorship is one of America's oldest freedoms. This relates to when John peters send Geror was charged with printing treasonous statements that could have led to rebellion. His brief stand help to establish the tradition of Free Press.Freedom of Assembly and Petition: (1st Amendment)The right to peaceably assemble if people wish to challenge the actions of the police. The right to petition the government for redress of grievances includes an individual letter or a petition.Right to Bear Arms: (2nd Amendment)Americans who lived on a wild frontier need of guns to defend themselves to obtain food to work in a civilian militia for defense, and for Armed Forces.Freedom from Quartering Troops: (3rd Amendment)Members of the Armed Forces live on military bases or find quarters in nearby communities like any other renter or homeowner.Freedom from Unreasonable Search and Seizure: (4th Amendment)One sufficient evidence exists to charge a person with a crime, the court may issue a warrant for that person's arrest. oIn 1984, the Supreme Court ruled in US v. Leon and in Massachusetts v. Shepard that prosecutors have the right to introduce evidence that the police seized in goodfaith, even though they were using a faulty search warrant. The courts still up holdof the safeguards against unreasonable search and seizure as one of our most important freedoms.
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