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69 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
26 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
clear and present danger test
due process of law
equal protection of the law
establishment clause
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
idea that all citizens should be treated equally under the la…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
clear and present danger test
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
due process of law
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
37 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
77 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
77 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
88 terms
AP GOVERNMENT Civil Rights Civil Liberties Cases
Alien
Assemble
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
Alien
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
Assemble
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
71 terms
AP US Government: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Affirmative action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Civil rights
Equal protection of the laws
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
Rights of individuals to receive equal treatment (and to be f…
the Fourteenth Amendment's mandate that all people be protect…
Affirmative action
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
9 terms
AP Government Vocab- Civil Rights & Civil Liberties
civil disobedience
civil rights
civil liberties
de facto segregation
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
All rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee of…
Those personal freedoms that are protected for all individual…
Racial segregation that occurs because of past social and eco…
civil disobedience
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
civil rights
All rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's guarantee of…
65 terms
AP US Government: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Affirmative action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Civil rights
Equal protection of the laws
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
Rights of individuals to receive equal treatment (and to be f…
a clause in the Fourteenth Amendment's that mandates that the…
Affirmative action
a policy designed to give special consideration to members of…
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
strengthened protections of individuals with disabilities by…
26 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
clear and present danger test
due process of law
equal protection of the law
establishment clause
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
idea that all citizens should be treated equally under the la…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
clear and present danger test
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
due process of law
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
108 terms
AP Government: Civil Rights/Civil Liberties
Aquilar v. Felton
Barron v. Baltimore
bill of attainder
Bill of Rights
Supreme Court overturned this, a 1985 decision that ruled unc…
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
A legislative act finding a person guilty of treason or felon…
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially…
Aquilar v. Felton
Supreme Court overturned this, a 1985 decision that ruled unc…
Barron v. Baltimore
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
45 terms
Civil Rights & Liberties AP Government
Civil Liberties
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
Legal constitutional protections against the government.
Freedom of speech, assembly, religion, petition, and press.
Right to bear arms
No quartering troops
Civil Liberties
Legal constitutional protections against the government.
1st Amendment
Freedom of speech, assembly, religion, petition, and press.
25 terms
AP Government- Civil rights/Liberties
Clear and present danger doctrine
De facto segregation
3. De jure segregation:
5. Due process clause
judicial interpretation of Amendment 1 that government may no…
segregation "by fact," i.e., segregation that results from su…
segregation by law, i.e., segregation that is required by gov…
prohibits the national government (5th Amendment) and states…
Clear and present danger doctrine
judicial interpretation of Amendment 1 that government may no…
De facto segregation
segregation "by fact," i.e., segregation that results from su…
73 terms
AP Government Civil Rights And Civil Liberties Test
Fiscal Policy
Double Jeopardy
Indictment
Sedition
Taxing and spending policies
Being prosecuted twice for the same offense. Banned by the 5t…
Grand Jury order that suspect must stand trial for a criminal…
Advocacy of the overthrow of the government.
Fiscal Policy
Taxing and spending policies
Double Jeopardy
Being prosecuted twice for the same offense. Banned by the 5t…
69 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
35 terms
AP Government Civil Rights/ Liberties
Miller v. California
Gitlow v. New York
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Plessy v. Ferguson
Miller is a business owner where he sends out advertising let…
Gitlow was charged with overthrowing the government when publ…
Dred Scott was a slave in Missouri that ran away to Illinois,…
Louisiana required railroad companies to provide a separate,…
Miller v. California
Miller is a business owner where he sends out advertising let…
Gitlow v. New York
Gitlow was charged with overthrowing the government when publ…
13 terms
AP US government(civil liberties and civil rights)
civil liberties
civil rights
selective incorporation
establishment clause
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
case-by-case process by which liberties listen in the Bill of…
provision of the 1st Amendment that prohibits Congress from e…
civil liberties
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
civil rights
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
77 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights & Liberties
Civil Liberties
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
-A law making an action illegal retroactively... -Criminalizes a…
-Act of the legislature declaring a person or group of person…
Civil Liberties
-Rights belonging to all citizens... -Can also be defined as lim…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Prisoner's right to a court review of his/her case to determ…
Ap government civil liberties and rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Gitlow v new york
Due process clause of 14th amendment
Refer to rights of individuals against goverment intrusion fo…
The rights of groups against discrimination or the positive p…
Sc argued that rights are protected from infringement by the…
Created the possibility that some or all of the bill of right…
Civil liberties
Refer to rights of individuals against goverment intrusion fo…
Civil rights
The rights of groups against discrimination or the positive p…
AP Government - Civil Rights/Liberties
Civil Liberties
Selective Incorporation
Due Process Clause (14th Amendment)
Establishment Clause
Individual protections found in the Bill of Rights
When the Court uses due process clause of the 14th Amendment…
safeguard for liberty, life and property; right to counsel, r…
Congress cannot establish a national religion; Engel vs. Vita…
Civil Liberties
Individual protections found in the Bill of Rights
Selective Incorporation
When the Court uses due process clause of the 14th Amendment…
49 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights/Liberties
Civil Liberties
Selective Incorporation
Due Process Clause (14th Amendment)
Establishment Clause
Individual protections found in the Bill of Rights
When the Court uses due process clause of the 14th Amendment…
safeguard for liberty, life and property; right to counsel, r…
Congress cannot establish a national religion.
Civil Liberties
Individual protections found in the Bill of Rights
Selective Incorporation
When the Court uses due process clause of the 14th Amendment…
26 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
clear and present danger test
due process of law
equal protection of the law
establishment clause
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
idea that all citizens should be treated equally under the la…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
clear and present danger test
Interpretation of the First Amendment that holds that the gov…
due process of law
Constitutional requirement for fundamental fairness in our le…
39 terms
AP Government- Civil Rights and Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Laws
Protection of individuals against discrimination by governmen…
Protections all individuals have against abuse by the governm…
Government officials must present a prisoner and explain why…
Laws that punish someone retroactively. (Unconstitutional)
Civil Rights
Protection of individuals against discrimination by governmen…
Civil Liberties
Protections all individuals have against abuse by the governm…
108 terms
AP US GOVERNMENT- Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Writ of habeas corpus
Bills of attainder
those rights that belong to everyone; they are protections ag…
positive acts of government, designed to prevent discriminati…
you must be brought before the court and informed of charges…
you cannot be punished without a trial
Civil liberties
those rights that belong to everyone; they are protections ag…
Civil rights
positive acts of government, designed to prevent discriminati…
19 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Rights
Writ of habeas corpus
Ex post facto law
Bill of attainder
Due process clause
A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prisoner…
Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of a…
Legislative act inflicting punishment, including deprivation…
Clause in the Fifth Amendment limiting the power of the natio…
Writ of habeas corpus
A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prisoner…
Ex post facto law
Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of a…
88 terms
AP GOVERNMENT Civil Rights Civil Liberties Cases
Alien
Assemble
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
Alien
Foreign -born resident, or non-citizen
Assemble
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
46 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Selective Incroporation
Indictment
Those protections against government power embodied in the Bi…
Those protections against discrimination by the government an…
Process by which the Supreme Court has selectively applied th…
A written statement of criminal charges brought against a def…
Civil Liberties
Those protections against government power embodied in the Bi…
Civil Rights
Those protections against discrimination by the government an…
29 terms
AP Government Civil Rights and Liberties
writ of habeus corpus
bills of attainder
Ex post facto laws
Establishment clause
must be brought before the court and informed of charges agai…
no punishment without trial
laws applied to acts committed before the laws' passage are u…
congress shall not establish an official religion
writ of habeus corpus
must be brought before the court and informed of charges agai…
bills of attainder
no punishment without trial
33 terms
CIVIL LIBERTIES / CIVIL RIGHTS: AP GOVERNMENT
civil liberties
civil rights
clear and present danger doctrine
de facto segregation
personal freedoms (e.g. speech, assembly, religion)
protections against discrimination.
judicial interpretation of Amendment I that government may no…
segregation "by fact" (i.e. segregation that results from suc…
civil liberties
personal freedoms (e.g. speech, assembly, religion)
civil rights
protections against discrimination.
76 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights and Liberties
What is the difference between Civl Ri…
What was the Bill of Rights originally…
How has the 14th amendment been applie…
What is the incorporation doctrine (se…
...
...
...
...
What is the difference between Civl Ri…
...
What was the Bill of Rights originally…
...
75 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
What are civil liberties?
What are civil rights?
The Constitution is ______s and _______s
The Bill of Rights is strictly _______…
Protections against government action
Actions taken by the government to ensure equal protection fo…
dos; don'ts
don'ts
What are civil liberties?
Protections against government action
What are civil rights?
Actions taken by the government to ensure equal protection fo…
69 terms
AP Government & Politics - Civil Rights Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Right to assemble
Symbolic Speech
Right to Associate
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
actions that purposefully and discernibly convey a particular…
right to join or leave groups of a person's own choosing, and…
Civil Liberties
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
Right to assemble
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
43 terms
AP Government Civil Rights/Civil Liberties
Incorporation
Barron vs. Baltimore
Gitlow vs. New York
Establishment Clause
Using the 14th amendment to apply the Bill of Rights to the S…
ruled that bill of rights only applied to national government…
freedom of speech, first time Incorporation was used in court
prohibits government from establishing a national religion
Incorporation
Using the 14th amendment to apply the Bill of Rights to the S…
Barron vs. Baltimore
ruled that bill of rights only applied to national government…
30 terms
AP Government - Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Vocabulary
14th Amendment
selective incorporation
wall of separation principle
Lemon religious test
1: all people born in the U.S. are citizens... 2: no person can…
most but not all of the protections found in the Bill of Righ…
separation of church and state, not stated in Constitution
a test for the level of financial involvement of government a…
14th Amendment
1: all people born in the U.S. are citizens... 2: no person can…
selective incorporation
most but not all of the protections found in the Bill of Righ…
69 terms
AP Government & Politics - Civil Rights Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Right to assemble
Symbolic Speech
Right to Associate
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
actions that purposefully and discernibly convey a particular…
right to join or leave groups of a person's own choosing, and…
Civil Liberties
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
Right to assemble
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
55 terms
AP US Government - Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
Bill of Attainder
Due Process Clause
A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prisoner…
Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of a…
Legislative act inflicting punishment, including deprivation…
Clause in the Fifth Amendment limiting the power of the natio…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prisoner…
Ex Post Facto Law
Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of a…
84 terms
AP GOVERNMENT Civil Rights Civil Liberties Cases
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Due Process Clause
Establishment Clause
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
A term used for those positive acts of government that seek t…
The government must act fairly and in accord with established…
Separates church and state
Civil Liberties
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
Civil Rights
A term used for those positive acts of government that seek t…
90 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
14th Amendment
Bill of Attainder
Clear and Present Danger Test
Due process of law
No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge th…
Legislative act that pronounces a person guilty of a crime an…
Freedom of speech is not protected if it is a threat to natio…
States have a legal obligation to operate within the law and…
14th Amendment
No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge th…
Bill of Attainder
Legislative act that pronounces a person guilty of a crime an…
97 terms
AP Government: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
yes
yes
yes
yes
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
yes
Y/N--The Constitution and its amendmen…
yes
50 terms
AP GOVERNMENT Civil Liberties
Assemble
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
The guarantees of the safety of persons, opinions, and proper…
A term used for those positive acts of government that seek t…
Assemble
To gather with one another in order to express views on publi…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
50 terms
AP Government Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Following the civil war, the 14th amen…
Which of the following is one of the c…
The wall of separation doctrine refers…
In Miranda V Arizona, the US Supreme c…
Dred Scott Decision
the right of citizens to petition the government for redress…
division of church and state
police must inform criminal suspects of their constitutional…
Following the civil war, the 14th amen…
Dred Scott Decision
Which of the following is one of the c…
the right of citizens to petition the government for redress…
26 terms
Civil Rights and Civil Liberties AP Government
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
6th Amendment
the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be i…
searches and seizures... no Warrants shall issue, but upon proba…
Grand Jury... double jeopardy ... without due process of law; nor s…
speedy and public trial... by an impartial jury ... a lawyer
2nd Amendment
the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be i…
4th Amendment
searches and seizures... no Warrants shall issue, but upon proba…
19 terms
Government AP-CIVIL LIBERTIES AND CIVIL RIGHTS
Writ of habeas corpus
Ex post facto law
Bill of attainder
Due process clause
- A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prison…
- Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of…
- Legislative act inflicting punishment, including deprivatio…
- Clause in the Fifth Amendment limiting the power of the nat…
Writ of habeas corpus
- A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prison…
Ex post facto law
- Retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of…
22 terms
AP Government Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Vocabulary
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Clear and Present Danger Doctrine
De facto Segregation
Personal freedoms (speech, assembly, religion, etc.)
Protections against discrimination
Judicial interpretation of the 1st Amendment that government…
Segregation "by fact" (segregation that results from such fac…
Civil Liberties
Personal freedoms (speech, assembly, religion, etc.)
Civil Rights
Protections against discrimination
36 terms
AP Government Vocab: Civil Rights & Civil Liberties
Selective Incorporation
Equal Protection
Freedom of Expression
Freedom of Religion
The process whereby the Court has applied many parts of the B…
A standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
Right of people to speak, publish, and assemble
People shall be free to exercise their religion, and governme…
Selective Incorporation
The process whereby the Court has applied many parts of the B…
Equal Protection
A standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
13 terms
AP Government: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
civil liberties
civil rights
selective incorporation
establishment clause
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
the case-by-case process by which liberties listed in the bil…
a provision of the first amendment that prohibits congress fr…
civil liberties
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
civil rights
policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
49 terms
AP Government Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Commercial Speech
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
Communication in the form of advertising. It can be restricte…
Court sentences prohibited by the Eighth Amendment. Although…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
Civil Liberties
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
40 terms
AP Government - Civil Liberties/Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Selective Incorporation
Due Process Clause (14th Amendment)
Establishment Clause
individual protection in the Bill of Rights
court uses the due process clause of the 14th Amendment to ap…
no STATE shall deprive its citizens of life, liberty, or prop…
Congress cannot make laws that establish specific religions a…
Civil Liberties
individual protection in the Bill of Rights
Selective Incorporation
court uses the due process clause of the 14th Amendment to ap…
28 terms
RHS AP Government: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
Bill of Rights
civil liberties
civil rights
Civil Rights Act of 1964
First Ten Amendments. Lists the rights a person has that cann…
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
Positive acts by government to right past wrongs
the law that made racial discrimination against any group in…
Bill of Rights
First Ten Amendments. Lists the rights a person has that cann…
civil liberties
legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
AP Government- Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Selective in corporation
Establishment Clause
Legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
The case-by-case process by which liberties listed in the Bil…
A provision of the 1st Amendment that prohibits Congress from…
Civil Liberties
Legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
Civil Rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
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