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  • #REDIRECT [[First Amendment to the United States Constitution]]
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  • #REDIRECT [[First Amendment to the United States Constitution]]
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  • The first ten [[amendment]]s to the [[Constitution of the United States]] denoting select rights of U.S. citizens.
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  • {{r|First Amendment to the United States Constitution}} {{r|Second Amendment to the United States Constitution}}
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  • {{r|Religion in the United States}} {{r|First Amendment to the United States Constitution}}
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  • ...e Court of the United States]] decision that [[First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution]] rights applied to corporations as well as biological persons, reversin
    296 B (39 words) - 18:05, 10 October 2010
  • ...at the [[Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution]] had been constitutionally established. ...ing ratified the amendment. Oscar Leser and others filed suit against the state board of registry to have the women's voter registrations invalidated, as a
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  • {{r|First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution}} {{r|Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution}}
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  • ...stitutional Law]] and the [[First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution|First Amendment]], founder and director of the Information Society Project and their Kn *Clerk for Judge Carolyn D. King of the [[United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit]]
    1,022 B (150 words) - 08:36, 24 October 2013
  • ...Court case ''[[Gitlow v. New York]]'', incorporates its provisions to the state and local level. The interpretation of each clause in the First Amendment has long been a contentious subject of debate among jurists, politician
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  • ...suit]]s to which the state has not consented (i.e., to "abrogate" state immunity to such suits). ...nces under which a private citizen is permitted file a lawsuit against the state.
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  • ....html] - statement of civil rights and fundamental document of the English constitution. *1774 '''[[American Revolution]]''' The armed struggle that gave the United States independence from Britain.
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  • ...stice [[Morrison Waite]], a number of fundamental questions concerning the constitutional protections accorded to religion were addressed. ...the [[Constitution]] protecting the former but not the latter and that as stated in the Syllabus:
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  • ...the states in 1791. They specify a set of rights belonging to individuals, states, and the people at large — in some cases, by positive guarantees of cert ...ent]], which was ratified in 1868. In other cases involving the Fourteenth Amendment, courts have held that corporations are [[corporate person | legal "per
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  • ...f state]] and [[chief executive]] of the [[United States of America|United States]]. ...chief executive offices of most other democratic political systems for its unitary responsibility.
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  • ...and procedures that were originally established by the [[U.S. Constitution|Constitution]]. ...itution, when ratified by the Legislatures of three fourths of the several States.''
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  • ...the appearance that one court is disrespecting the other. Both federal and state courts have developed rules determining when one court will defer to anothe ...applied by federal courts are named for the [[Supreme Court of the United States|Supreme Court]] cases in which they were enunciated.
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  • ...th of violent gangs including [[Al Capone]]'s. In 1933, the [[Twenty First Amendment]] was ratified and Prohibition was formally repealed. ...g and consumption of alcoholic beverages have a long history in the United States tracing back to the early colonial era. However, in the late 19th century,
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  • ...daries of the jurisdiction of federal law and the laws in the fifty [[U.S. state]]s and territories. ...nflicts with the constitution, the [[Supreme Court]] may find that law [[unconstitutional]], and strike it down.
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  • ...clause]] of the [[Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution|Fifth Amendment]]. ...ef name=Pommersheim251 /><ref name=Williams150>{{cite book |last=Williams |first=Robert A. |authorlink= |coauthors= |editor= |others= |title=Like a Loaded W
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  • [[Image:P1_constitution.jpg|thumb|right|Page 1 of the United States Constitution]] ...n achieving its current form with the ratification of the [[Twenty-seventh Amendment]] on 5 May 1992.
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  • ...ring the administration of [[George W. Bush]]<ref name=waxmanreport>United States House of Representatives Committee on Government Reform Special Investigat == In the United States ==
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  • ...ndamental issues in society. The usual context for the term is the United States, but culture wars are common in [[Islamic sectarian conflict]], [[Zionism] ==United States==
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  • * [[Community journalism]] {{r|First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States}}
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  • ...of Representatives|House of Representatives]] with seats allocated to each state based on its population. ...ain's closure of the Port of Boston after the [[Boston Tea Party]]. This [[First Continental Congress]] issued a "Declaration of Rights and Grievances" and
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  • ...erican conservative]] activist and spouse of [[Supreme Court of the United States]] Associate Justice [[Clarence Thomas]]. She recently founded [[Liberty Ce ...t mean that an individual loses her [[First Amendment to the United States Constitution]] rights, but Justices traditionally recuse themselves from cases where
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  • ...'' was the 21st [[president of the United States|president]] of the United States. ...ican Civil War|Civil War]] he served as [[Quartermaster General]] of the [[State of New York]].
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  • ===The United States [[Declaration of Independence]] (1776)=== ...nal tribunals for acts violating the fundamental rights granted him by the constitution or by law." (article 8) and "Everyone is entitled in full equality to a
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  • ...stitutional reform in the [[United States]]. He has criticized excessive [[unitary executive|presidential power]]<ref name=tws10oct44>{{cite news | title = “Wartime Presidents and the Constitution: From Lincoln to Obama” -- speech by Sanford Levinson at Wayne Morse C
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  • ...laware]], and a member of the [[Federalist Party]], who served as [[United States Senate|U.S. Senator]] from Delaware and [[Delaware Superior Court|Chief Ju ...Society]]. They were members of Immanuel [[Episcopal Church in the United States of America|Episcopal Church]].
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  • ...t interprets the Establishment Clause of the [[First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution]] to mean that government must stay completely separate from religion. [ ...to adherents that they are insiders, favored members of the political community.”<ref name=FAQ>{{citation
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  • ...ted to creating mechanisms that would ensure [[Republicanism in the United States]].<ref>Banning, 1995; Kernell, 2003; Riemer, 1954.</ref> ...homas Jefferson, the [[Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions]] that called for states to block federal laws.
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  • ...ry of Nebraska, or to affect the authority of the government of the United States make any regulations respecting such Indians, their lands, property, or ot ...said Territory, and reprieves for offences against the laws of the United States, until the decision of the President can be made known thereon; he shall c
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  • ...[[Free Exercise Clause]] of the [[First Amendment]] to the [[United States Constitution]]. ...the age of 16. The defendants, who were members of an Old Order Amish community, refused to send their 14 and 15 year old children to the consolidated pub
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  • ...7th President of the United States, the 10th [[Chief Justice of the United States]], a leader of the conservative half of the [[Progressive Era|progressive] Taft served as [[Solicitor General of the United States]], a federal judge, [[Governor-General of the Philippines]], and Secretary
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  • ...tates''' involves those cases where the [[Executive Branch]] of the United States government has detained individuals without the authority of the judicial ...ed States had been enshrined process of due process in the [[United States Constitution]], due process was principally focused on citizens, or at least those th
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  • ...fire in a theatre and causing a panic.<ref name=Schenck>Schenck v. United States, 249 US 47 (1919)</ref></blockquote> ...universally accepted, Based on the right of freedom of opinion, Article 19 state a right to transfer "information and ideas through any media and regardless
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  • In the post 9/11 United States, the [[George W. Bush]] Administration has put forth the argument that sec In this effort, the claim of "National Security" or "State Secret" has been used more than any other previous administration. A large
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  • ...s been used in Indian case law to limit [[Tribal sovereignty in the United States|tribal sovereignty]]. ...e language of the treaty.<ref name="Kappler1877">[http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/Vol1/HTML_files/SES0166.html 1 Indian Affairs: Laws and Treatie
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  • ...they are of disputed government or boundaries, they may be called [[quasi-state]]s. ...ef>[http://www.un.org/en/documents/charter/chapter1.shtml ''Charter of the United Nations'']</ref> in 1947 with the phrase:
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  • {{r|First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution}} {{r|United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit}}
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  • ...ates have electoral votes (not territories), but the 23rd Amendment to the Constitution (1961) gave three electoral votes to the District of Columbia. ...ed beyond just their population, which has an important effect for smaller states.
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  • ...vember 2, 1795–June 15, 1849) was the eleventh [[President of the United States]], elected in 1844. Polk was governor of [[Tennessee]] and Speaker of the ...first postage stamps in the U.S. He was the first President of the United States to be extensively photographed while in office.<ref>[http://www.whitehouse
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  • The '''Federalist Party''' was an American political party during the [[First Party System]], in the period 1791 to 1816, with remnants lasting into the ...rengthened the powers of the judiciary while [[Chief Justice of the United States]].
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  • 495 BCE [[Pericles]] (495-429) - Athenian statesman and advocate of democracy ...http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/12tables.html] - the first recorded statement of Roman Law
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  • ...ti-issue [[American conservatism|conservative]] organization in the United States,<ref>{{citation | url = http://cofcc.org/introduction/statement-of-principles/
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  • {{r|U.S. Constitution}} ...othy K. Lewis}} Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP; board of directors, [[Constitution Project]]
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  • ...States of America}} since {{headofstate-enteredoffice|President|the United States of America}}. {{Image|Usaflag.png|left|200px|The flag of the United States of America.}}
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  • ...subset of persons identified with the [[Christian Right]] in the [[United States of America]]. One can be a [[Religious conservatism|religious conservative Religious conservatives can believe that the United States was founded by Christians, although this is not universally accepted among
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  • | location_state = Virginia | location_country = United States
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