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Right to free speech, free press, free religion, the right of the people to peaceably assemble,
The right against unreasonable searches and seizures, and warrants cant be issued without probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized
right to a jury; no double jeopardy; don't have to be a witness against yourself, cant be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use without just compensation
the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime was committed, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; the right to confront the witnesses against him; right to counsel for his defense
the State cant deprives anyone of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; cant deny anyone the equal protection of the laws (within their jurisdiction)
a serious crime such as a murder, sexual assault, arson, drug-dealing, or a theft or fraud offense of sufficient magnitude
a lesser offense such as disorderly conduct or battery resulting in minor physical harm to the victim
a legal limitation on a negligent wrong-doer's liability for the actual consequences of his actions
Board of Directors
often has little influence on corporate policy because many board members don't have enough time, expertise, or energy to properly consider corporate decisions
an intentional tort that prohibits the publication of false and defamatory statements concerning another; truth is a complete defense
failure to use the care of a reasonable prudent person; 1) the defendant owed a duty 2) the defendant committed a breach of duty 3) the breach was the actual and proximate cause of injury
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