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Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Laws
Rights that belong to everyone... These rights are protections a…
Positive acts of government designed to prevent discriminatio…
Court order that requires an explanation of why a prisoner is…
Laws that, if allowed, would punish people for actions that o…
Civil Liberties
Rights that belong to everyone... These rights are protections a…
Civil Rights
Positive acts of government designed to prevent discriminatio…
66 terms
Civil Liberties
14th Amendment
Abortion
Bill of Attainder
Bill of Rights
grants citizenship to all natural born people in the US
the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy
a legislative act finding a person guilty of treason or felon…
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges
14th Amendment
grants citizenship to all natural born people in the US
Abortion
the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy
civil liberties
barron v baltimore
schenck v u.s.
gitlow v n.y.
brandenburg v. ohio
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
1919; conviction of a socialist who had urged young men to re…
Ruled that Bill of Rights can be applied to states through 14…
Court set up a two rule system for determining when the state…
barron v baltimore
1833; court ruled that Bill of Rights only applied to the nat…
schenck v u.s.
1919; conviction of a socialist who had urged young men to re…
Civil Liberties
griswold vs connecticut
marital privacy
schenck vs us
abrams vs us
law that prohibited any person from using drugs and medicinal…
Griswold V. Connecticut said that banning contraceptives viol…
case that said that speech could be restricted only if there…
said that they guys who threw leaflets from their balcony wer…
griswold vs connecticut
law that prohibited any person from using drugs and medicinal…
marital privacy
Griswold V. Connecticut said that banning contraceptives viol…
civil liberties
incorporation document
examples of of the incorporation doctr…
Gitlow v New yok
Near v minnesota
certain freedoms written down in the bill of rights that the…
texas v johnson... RAV v City of St Paul... Nebraska v stewart... Dejo…
Communist walked streets of new york... he won
wrote articles about catholic jews and african americans.. he…
incorporation document
certain freedoms written down in the bill of rights that the…
examples of of the incorporation doctr…
texas v johnson... RAV v City of St Paul... Nebraska v stewart... Dejo…
12 terms
civil liberties
civil liberties
incorporation theory
establishment clause
lemon test
those personal freedoms that are protected for all individuals
view that most of the protections of the BOR apply to the sta…
prohibiting the establishment of a church officially supporte…
the test used to see that a law does not violate the establis…
civil liberties
those personal freedoms that are protected for all individuals
incorporation theory
view that most of the protections of the BOR apply to the sta…
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Bill Of Rights
Unalienable rights
Writ Of habeas corpus
Those rights, such as freedom of speech and religion, that ar…
First ten amendments to the constitution, which provide basic…
These rights are fundamental or natural rights guaranteed to…
A court order that requires police to bring a prisoner to cou…
Civil Liberties
Those rights, such as freedom of speech and religion, that ar…
Bill Of Rights
First ten amendments to the constitution, which provide basic…
64 terms
Civil Liberties
Writ of habeas corpus
Bills of attainder
Ex post facto laws
Self-incrimination
You must be brought before the court and informed of... charges…
You cannot be punished without a trial.
Laws applied to acts committed before the laws' passage are... u…
The act of exposing oneself (generally, by making a statement…
Writ of habeas corpus
You must be brought before the court and informed of... charges…
Bills of attainder
You cannot be punished without a trial.
23 terms
Civil Liberties
Incorporation doctrine
Establishment clause
Free exercise clause
Prior restraint
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Incorporation doctrine
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Establishment clause
...
Civil Liberties
establishment clause
schools cannot force students to pray,…
free exercise clause
you can not freely exercise your pract…
government cannot establish or promote religion.
examples of the establishment clause
government cannot prevent you from freely practicing your rel…
loophole with free exercise clause
establishment clause
government cannot establish or promote religion.
schools cannot force students to pray,…
examples of the establishment clause
15 terms
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
civil liberties
clear and present danger
due process clause (14 amendment)
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
test articulated by the Supreme Court in Schenck v. U.S. (191…
clause contained in the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments. Over…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
civil liberties
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
Civil Liberties
Patriot Act
Selective incorporation
Symbolic speech
Libel
This contraversial 2001 law allows anti-terrorism authorities…
process that protects freedoms in the Bill of Rights within t…
form of free speech interpreted by the Supreme Court as a gua…
libel a tort consisting of false and malicious publication pr…
Patriot Act
This contraversial 2001 law allows anti-terrorism authorities…
Selective incorporation
process that protects freedoms in the Bill of Rights within t…
17 terms
civil liberties
civil liberties
constitutional basis
bill of rights
jim crow laws
the legal, constitutional protections of our basic freedoms (…
the first 10 amendments
were written to restrict the national government from taking…
racist laws that discriminate
civil liberties
the legal, constitutional protections of our basic freedoms (…
constitutional basis
the first 10 amendments
6 terms
Civil Liberties
Mapp v. Ohio
Roe v. Wade
Planned Parenthood v. Casey
Furman v. Georgia
A case that established the Exclusionary Rule... The police brok…
A case that dealt with abortion. Wade wanted an abortion, but…
A case that dealt with abortion. It upheld Roe v. Wade. It sa…
A case that dealt with the death penalty. The decision was th…
Mapp v. Ohio
A case that established the Exclusionary Rule... The police brok…
Roe v. Wade
A case that dealt with abortion. Wade wanted an abortion, but…
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties v Civil Rights
Criminal V Civil
Unreasonable Search & Seizures
Writ of Habeas Corpus
-Liberties: 1-10 amend; Restrict governmental actions... -Rights…
-Criminal: Break law; criminal v the state... -Civil: usually se…
Must have:... -probable cause... -warrant... .........................…
-quick arraignment... -speedy trail
Civil Liberties v Civil Rights
-Liberties: 1-10 amend; Restrict governmental actions... -Rights…
Criminal V Civil
-Criminal: Break law; criminal v the state... -Civil: usually se…
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Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger test
Due process of law
Equal protection of the law
established clause
Law should not punish speech unless there was a clear and pre…
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
A standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
First Amendment ban on laws " respecting an establishment of…
Clear and Present Danger test
Law should not punish speech unless there was a clear and pre…
Due process of law
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
Civil Liberties
New Jersey Plan
Judicial Review
Implied Powers
Unalienable Rights
Equal representation in congress
the power of the federal courts to rule on the constitutional…
Governmental powers not stated in the constitution
rights vested in individuals by birth, not by government
New Jersey Plan
Equal representation in congress
Judicial Review
the power of the federal courts to rule on the constitutional…
6 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Direct incitement test
Due process rights
Fighting words
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
Test articulated by the Supreme Court in Brandenburg v. Ohio…
the right to have witnesses in your favor is an example of...?
speech that directly incites damaging conduct
Civil Liberties
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
Direct incitement test
Test articulated by the Supreme Court in Brandenburg v. Ohio…
12 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Right to Assemble
Symbolic Speech
Right to associate
The legal constitutional protections against government. Alth…
The right or legal claim provided for in the First Amendment…
Using actions and symbols rather than words to convey an idea…
The second facet of freedom of assembly is the right to assoc…
Civil Liberties
The legal constitutional protections against government. Alth…
Right to Assemble
The right or legal claim provided for in the First Amendment…
Civil Liberties
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Bill of Rights
Application of Civil Liberties
Individual rights guaranteed in the Constitution, freedoms
Equal treatment for all persons, Also in some amendments
The Founders were themselves a minority, First 8 amendments m…
Bill of Rights only applied to National government, Belief th…
Civil liberties
Individual rights guaranteed in the Constitution, freedoms
Civil rights
Equal treatment for all persons, Also in some amendments
43 terms
"Civil Liberties"
civil liberties
civil rights
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
the government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
the first ten amendments to the US Constitution, which largel…
part of the Bill of Rights that reads "The enumeration in the…
civil liberties
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
civil rights
the government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
15 terms
Civil Liberties
Actual Malice
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger Test
Commercial Speech
Knowledge of a defamatory statement's falsity; or a reckless…
Personal freedoms that are protected for all individuals; civ…
Test proposed by Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes for determinin…
Advertising statements, which increasingly have been given Fi…
Actual Malice
Knowledge of a defamatory statement's falsity; or a reckless…
Civil Liberties
Personal freedoms that are protected for all individuals; civ…
10 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Selective incorporation
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Mapp v. Ohio (1961)
Basic Political Freedoms that protect citizens from governmen…
The process through which the civil liberties grated in the B…
Gitlow was a socialist distributing the "left-wing manifesto"…
Police heard Mapp was housing fugitives, go look, Mapp refuse…
Civil Liberties
Basic Political Freedoms that protect citizens from governmen…
Selective incorporation
The process through which the civil liberties grated in the B…
Civil Liberties
14th amendment
Due Process Clause
Selective incorporation
the equal protection clause in the 14t…
Due Process Clause
no person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property wit…
only some of the clauses in the bill of rights
limits the ability of government to discriminate against people
14th amendment
Due Process Clause
Due Process Clause
no person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property wit…
18 terms
civil liberties
civil liberties
first amendment
second amendment
third amendment
protections of citizens from improper governmental action--wh…
freedom of religion, speech, and press (can't infringe on som…
right to bear arms
quartering of soldiers
civil liberties
protections of citizens from improper governmental action--wh…
first amendment
freedom of religion, speech, and press (can't infringe on som…
Civil liberties
1st amendment
2nd
3rd
"Freedom of religion"... Free excercise clause- original intent…
"Right to bear arms"... D.C. V. Heller
"No quartering of troops in private homes"... Intended to avoid…
1st amendment
"Freedom of religion"... Free excercise clause- original intent…
2nd
"Right to bear arms"... D.C. V. Heller
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Civil Liberties
civil liberties
civil rights
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
the government protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
first ten amendments to the US Constitution which largely gua…
"enumeration in the constitution of certain rights shall not…
civil liberties
the personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
civil rights
the government protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
30 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Slander
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
protections against the government
does not protect statements that are said to provoke violence…
false or malicious use of spoken words
Civil Rights
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
Civil Liberties
protections against the government
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Due Process Clause
1st 10 Amendments ... 1.freedom of religion, speech, press, asse…
Protections against the government
A term used for those positive acts of government that seek t…
part of the 14th amendment which guarantees that no state den…
Bill of Rights
1st 10 Amendments ... 1.freedom of religion, speech, press, asse…
Civil Liberties
Protections against the government
19 terms
Civil liberties
Civil liberties
Habeas corpus
Civil rights
Due process clause
Are basic rights and freedoms that are guaranteed by the Cons…
a writ requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a…
The basic right to be free from unequal treatment based on ce…
- part of 14th amendment... - guaranteeing that persons can't be…
Civil liberties
Are basic rights and freedoms that are guaranteed by the Cons…
Habeas corpus
a writ requiring a person under arrest to be brought before a…
Civil Liberties
Miranda Rule
Miranda v. Arizona
Good-faith Exception
Separate but Equal Doctrine
A right to silence warning given by police in the United Stat…
Miranda was arrested and questioned by the police until he co…
Says evidence may be introduced at trial, despite the invalid…
A legal doctrine that justified racial segregation not being…
Miranda Rule
A right to silence warning given by police in the United Stat…
Miranda v. Arizona
Miranda was arrested and questioned by the police until he co…
14 terms
Civil Liberties
Barron v. baltimore
incorporation issue
gitlow v. New York
establishment clause
1833... states are not responsible to protect our civil liberties
over time courts start incorporating the states to be bound t…
1925... showed how the courts were incorporating states into civ…
congress shall make no law respecting an establishment religion
Barron v. baltimore
1833... states are not responsible to protect our civil liberties
incorporation issue
over time courts start incorporating the states to be bound t…
66 terms
Civil Liberties
civil liberties
Gitlow V. NY
selective incorporations
1st Amendment
relative not absolute
Incorporation doctrine, 1925, clarify what freedom of speech…
the process by which the Supreme Court decided on a case-by-c…
freedom of speech and press
civil liberties
relative not absolute
Gitlow V. NY
Incorporation doctrine, 1925, clarify what freedom of speech…
Civil Liberties
Selective incorporation
Obscenity
Preferred position doctrine
Prior restraint
applying bill of rights to states
a form of speech not given automatic constitutional protectio…
freedom of expression is so essential to the operation of a d…
censorship of a publication
Selective incorporation
applying bill of rights to states
Obscenity
a form of speech not given automatic constitutional protectio…
Civil Liberties
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
Habeus corpus
Eminent domain
warrant searches
punishment that is considered unacceptable due to the sufferi…
is a legal action or writ by means of which detainees can see…
power of the government to take private property for public use
a court authorizing a search
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
punishment that is considered unacceptable due to the sufferi…
Habeus corpus
is a legal action or writ by means of which detainees can see…
9 terms
Civil liberties
roe v wade
miranda v arizona
1st amendement
petition of redress
privacy; abortion
miranda rights
religious freedom, freedom of press, petition of redress, fre…
how you can address a complaint
roe v wade
privacy; abortion
miranda v arizona
miranda rights
30 terms
Civil liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Slander
the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
basic freedoms to think and act that all people have that are…
does not protect statements that are made to provoke violence…
spoken defamatory statement
Civil Rights
the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and eq…
Civil Liberties
basic freedoms to think and act that all people have that are…
29 terms
civil liberties
civil rights
civil liberties
clear and preset danger
slander
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
protections against the government
does not protect statements that are said to provoke violence…
false or malicious use of spoken words
civil rights
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
civil liberties
protections against the government
30 terms
Civil liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Cruel and Unusual Punishment
The rights that involve equal status and treatment and the ri…
The basic freedoms to think and act that all people have and…
Doesn't protect statements that are said to provide violence…
The 8th amendment protects against cruel and unusual punishme…
Civil Rights
The rights that involve equal status and treatment and the ri…
Civil Liberties
The basic freedoms to think and act that all people have and…
30 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Slander
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
Protection against the government
does not protect statements that are said to provoke violence…
false or malicious use of spoken words.
Civil Rights
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
Civil Liberties
Protection against the government
34 terms
civil liberties
aclu vs civil liberties
what happens is case heard by scotus e…
amicus curiae
checks on court by congress and potus
aclu defends, civil liberties are garunteed
lower court- previous ruling
not party to case but offers info on case and helps
nominate and pardon
aclu vs civil liberties
aclu defends, civil liberties are garunteed
what happens is case heard by scotus e…
lower court- previous ruling
30 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear & Present Danger
Slander
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
protections against the government
does not protect statements that are said to provoke violence…
false or malicious use of spoken words
Civil Rights
protection by the government to ensure all people have equal…
Civil Liberties
protections against the government
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Slander
the rights that involve equal status and treatment and the ri…
the basic freedoms to think and to act that all people have a…
Speech that incites violence is not protected.
a spoken defamatory statement
Civil Rights
the rights that involve equal status and treatment and the ri…
Civil Liberties
the basic freedoms to think and to act that all people have a…
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Civil Law
Criminal Law
Basic right to be free from unequal treatment ... E.X. - rights…
Basic rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Bill of Rights ... E…
No charge of criminality, dispute between two parties ... E.X. -…
Criminal charges towards and individual by the government for…
Civil Rights
Basic right to be free from unequal treatment ... E.X. - rights…
Civil Liberties
Basic rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Bill of Rights ... E…
23 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
Barron v. Baltimore
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
The constitutional and other legal protections against govern…
The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which defin…
The 1833 Supreme Court decision holding that the Bill of Righ…
Civil Rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Civil Liberties
The constitutional and other legal protections against govern…
30 terms
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger
Slander
Protection by the government to ensure rights
Protection from the government to ensure rights
Does not protect statements that are said to provoke violence…
False or malicious use of spoken words
Civil Rights
Protection by the government to ensure rights
Civil Liberties
Protection from the government to ensure rights
Civil liberties
14th amendment
First trimester
Second trimester
Third trimester
Applies due process to states and local government
Must recognize her right
Regulate how when and where abortions can be performed. In in…
Can prohibit it UNLESS the mother's health is in danger
14th amendment
Applies due process to states and local government
First trimester
Must recognize her right
108 terms
Civil Liberties
civil liberties
Bill of Rights
barron v balitimore
Gitlow v New York
constitutional protections of US citizens against government.…
1st 10 amendments. the basic liberties of speech, press, arms…
bill of rights applies only to national government not states
used the 14th amendment to say that parts of the 1st amendmen…
civil liberties
constitutional protections of US citizens against government.…
Bill of Rights
1st 10 amendments. the basic liberties of speech, press, arms…
62 terms
Civil Liberties
incorporation
civil liberties
civil rights
establishment clause
interpreting the 'due process clause' of the 14th amendment a…
specific individuals rights (freedom of speech, protection ag…
powers or privileges guaranteed to individuals and protected…
the first clause in the First Amendment, which forbids govern…
incorporation
interpreting the 'due process clause' of the 14th amendment a…
civil liberties
specific individuals rights (freedom of speech, protection ag…
14 terms
Civil Liberties
most civil liberties cases start in
losing party in state supreme court ca…
most habeas corpus cases are brought by
habeas corpus
federal district courts
on an issue of federal law
state prisoners
The right to challenge the legality of your detention by gove…
most civil liberties cases start in
federal district courts
losing party in state supreme court ca…
on an issue of federal law
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