Unit 3 - Chapter 10

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Bill of Rights
a formal listing of the basic rights of U.S. citizens
Warrant
an order from a judge that authorizes police or other officials to take a certain action, such as searching someone's property
Double Jeopardy
putting a person on trial more than once for the same crime
Self-incriminate
giving testimony that can be used against oneself
Deprived
to withhold or take away something
Due Process
the concept that the government must follow clear rules and act reasonably as it carries out the law
Defendant
a person who is required to defend himself or herself in a legal action. An example is an accused person who is put on trial for a crime
Compensation
payment given to someone to offset, or make up for, a loss or injury
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