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Government Civil Rights and Liberties
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
Guarantees of equal rights and equal treatment under the law,…
Basic freedoms guaranteed under the U.S. Constitution, such a…
Fist 10 Amendments; Limits the power and protects citizens of…
Freedom of,... Speech, Press, Assembly, Petition, and Religion.
Civil Rights
Guarantees of equal rights and equal treatment under the law,…
Civil Liberties
Basic freedoms guaranteed under the U.S. Constitution, such a…
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…
70 terms
Government: Civil Rights and Liberties
civil liberties
bill of rights
1st amendment
the establishment clause
individual protections against actions by the government guar…
the first 10 amendments of the constitution
freedom of speech, religion, assemply, press, and petitioning…
freedom of religion; pertains to the separatino of church and…
civil liberties
individual protections against actions by the government guar…
bill of rights
the first 10 amendments of the constitution
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Government: Civil Rights and Liberties
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Incorporation Doctrine
1st 10 Amendments
Constitutional Protection of individuals against the government
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
Bill of Rights applied to states... Court cases:... Barron v. Balti…
1-5 freedoms... 2- right to bear arms... 3- soldiers not quartered…
Civil Liberties
Constitutional Protection of individuals against the government
Civil Rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
68 terms
Government Civil Liberties and Rights
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Bill of Attainder
the rights each individual has
the rights a certain group has
if you are arrested you must be brought before a court, told…
Congress cannot pass a law that punishes a person or group di…
Civil Liberties
the rights each individual has
Civil Rights
the rights a certain group has
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Government Civil Liberties & Rights
What was the Supreme Court's original…
Which amendment to the constitution ap…
What is Habeas Corpus and who is prote…
How are both pornography and obscenity…
We were only meant to be protected from our federal governmen…
14th amendment
The government can't hold you against your will without charg…
Pornography is protected under the 1st amendment and is legal…
What was the Supreme Court's original…
We were only meant to be protected from our federal governmen…
Which amendment to the constitution ap…
14th amendment
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Government- Civil Rights and Liberties
WV Board of Edu. v. Barnette
Reynolds v. US, 1879
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Wallace v. Jaffree, 1985
People can practice the religion of their choice
Polygamy not protected under "free exercise clause"
...
Schools can't have moments of silence for prayer
WV Board of Edu. v. Barnette
People can practice the religion of their choice
Reynolds v. US, 1879
Polygamy not protected under "free exercise clause"
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Government Civil Rights and Liberties
civil liberties are
Americans' civil rights are set down in
the ___ is the final interpreter of th…
great freedoms of speech, press, relig…
individual legal and constitutional protections against the g…
bill of rights
supreme court
first amendment
civil liberties are
individual legal and constitutional protections against the g…
Americans' civil rights are set down in
bill of rights
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Government Civil Rights/Liberties
Where are the places our Civil Liberti…
What are the major court cases that in…
Eagle v Vitale:
Schenck v US:
In the Bill of Rights, the 1st ten amendments.
Eagle v Vitale, Schenck v US, Miranda v Arizona, Gideon v Wai…
Prayer in public schools violates the establishment clause.
Speech is limited if it resents a "clear and present danger."
Where are the places our Civil Liberti…
In the Bill of Rights, the 1st ten amendments.
What are the major court cases that in…
Eagle v Vitale, Schenck v US, Miranda v Arizona, Gideon v Wai…
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Government- Civil Rights and Liberties
WV B of E v. Barnette
Reynolds v U.S.
Wallace v Jaffree
Schenk v U.S.
Struck down a law requiring students to salute the flag
Polygamy was not protected by the 1st amendments free exercis…
Declared moments of silence in public schools for prayer unco…
Established the clear and present danger rule
WV B of E v. Barnette
Struck down a law requiring students to salute the flag
Reynolds v U.S.
Polygamy was not protected by the 1st amendments free exercis…
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…
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Participation in Government: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
Right to keep and bear arms.
Prohibits the quartering of soldiers in homes in peacetime.
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and sets out req…
1st Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
2nd Amendment
Right to keep and bear arms.
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Government: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
9th amendment
10th amendment
Rights that need protection from the government; personal gau…
Rights that need protection by the government against arbitra…
Part of the bill of rights that makes it clear that enumerati…
The final part of the bill of rights that defines the basic p…
Civil liberties
Rights that need protection from the government; personal gau…
Civil rights
Rights that need protection by the government against arbitra…
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Government Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Affirmative Action
Civil Disobedience
Civil Right
Clear and Present Danger Test
Programs designed to increase minority participation in some…
Opposing a law considered unjust by peacefully disobeying it…
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Law should not punish speech unless there was a clear and pre…
Affirmative Action
Programs designed to increase minority participation in some…
Civil Disobedience
Opposing a law considered unjust by peacefully disobeying it…
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government civil rights & civil liberties
civil liberties
civil rights
engel v. vitale
lemon v. kurtzman
protect individuals from govt actions
protect groups from discrimination by govt or private entity
unconstitutional for state to approve of prayer in school bas…
determining constitutionality of govt programs under establis…
civil liberties
protect individuals from govt actions
civil rights
protect groups from discrimination by govt or private entity
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Government: Civil Rights/Civil Liberties
Miranda V. Arizona
Mapp V. Ohio
Gideon V. Wainwright
Brown V. Board of Education
established requirement of authorities to notify individuals…
established requirements for search and seizure by authoritie…
right to counsel in both federal and states courts; used to a…
overturned Plessy vs. Ferguson on the priniciple "separate is…
Miranda V. Arizona
established requirement of authorities to notify individuals…
Mapp V. Ohio
established requirements for search and seizure by authoritie…
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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…
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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…
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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…
16 terms
Participation in Government: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
6th Amendment
Bill of Rights
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and sets out req…
Sets out rules for indictment by grand jury and eminent domai…
Protects the right to a fair and speedy public trial by jury,…
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
4th Amendment
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and sets out req…
5th Amendment
Sets out rules for indictment by grand jury and eminent domai…
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…
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…
23 terms
Government Civil Rights and Liberties Test
1rst Amendment
Exceptions to freedom of speech
What is Libel and Slander?
What is included in the 14th Amendment
Freedom of Speech
-clear and present danger... -not proper time and manner... -broadc…
libel: false written statements... slander: false spoken stateme…
Fundamental Rights... Due Process Clause... Equal Protection
1rst Amendment
Freedom of Speech
Exceptions to freedom of speech
-clear and present danger... -not proper time and manner... -broadc…
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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.
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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…
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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…
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Government EOC (CIVIL RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES)
Difference between civil liberties and…
Five parts of 1st ammendment
Define free exercise clause
Define establishment clause
Liberties- basic rights and freedoms guaranteed ... Rights-inter…
-speech ... -religion ... -press ... -assembly ... -petition
Freedom to believe what you want but not act on it
Seperation of church and state
Difference between civil liberties and…
Liberties- basic rights and freedoms guaranteed ... Rights-inter…
Five parts of 1st ammendment
-speech ... -religion ... -press ... -assembly ... -petition
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…
US Government Civil Rights + Liberties
Bill of Rights
Civil Liberties
Commercial speech
Cruel and unusual punishment
first ten amendments to Constitution
legal and constitutional protection against government infrin…
communication in the form of advertising
Eighth Amendment prohibits this
Bill of Rights
first ten amendments to Constitution
Civil Liberties
legal and constitutional protection against government infrin…
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 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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
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GOVERNMENT: CIVIL LIBERTIES AND CIVIL RIGHTS REVIEW
Capital punishment
Civil law
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Death penalty
Covers private disputes between people over property or relat…
Basic freedoms to think and to act that are protected and tha…
The rights that involve equal status and treatment and the ri…
Capital punishment
Death penalty
Civil law
Covers private disputes between people over property or relat…
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…
365 terms
Government Unit 2: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
civil rights
what is the primary provision that has…
when you're used to receiving a prefer…
civil liberties
rights of all Americans to be treated equally the law without…
Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment
oppression
fundamental freedoms provided to American citizens that prote…
civil rights
rights of all Americans to be treated equally the law without…
what is the primary provision that has…
Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment
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…
...
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…
54 terms
Government Unit 5: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition.
Right to keep and bear arms.
Prohibits the quartering of soldiers in homes in peacetime.
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and sets require…
1st Amendment
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition.
2nd Amendment
Right to keep and bear arms.
80 terms
Participation in Government: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
Right to keep and bear arms.
Prohibits the quartering of soldiers in homes in peacetime.
Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and sets out req…
1st Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
2nd Amendment
Right to keep and bear arms.
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