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american civil liberties union
ACLU
represent minorities
declared innocent, exonerated
acquittal
If the glove don't fit, then you must _____
court system, legal battles
Adversary system
legal
equal rights for job oppurtunities
Affirmative action
favors minorities
foreigner
alien
non citizen
addition to or change in a document
amendment
constitution
agreement between 2 countries
alliance
northern ____
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition
first amendment
main freedoms
right to bear arms
2nd amendment
amendment
search, seizures,
4th amendment
amendment
election of president and vice president
12th amendment
amendment
prohibition of intoxicating liquors
18th amendment
amendment
group pardon
amnesty
to make a district larger by taking land
annexation
i will annex your property
illegal burning of property
arson
our son burnt some wood
us constitution states that the government can do anything necessary and proper
article one section 8
elastic clause
i can do anything necessary when i turn 18
put up money or security to assure your appearance in court
bail
dog the bounty hunter
alan bakke was denied admission to medical school
bakke decision
trial with no jury
bench trial
no one sitting on the bench
2 house legislature
bicameral
1 house legistlature
unicameral
jailed without a trial
bill of attainder
bill was attained in the jail
loaning the government money and they pay you back with interest
bonds
liberty _____
sent to another courty with a higher authority
bound over
i had to bound to another court
separte but equal is not okay
brown vs board of education
hierarchial order of the gov
bureacracy
the highest drawer of the bureau
CAB
civil aeronautics board
meeting to talk
caucaus
sounds like ruckus
formal disapproval of a congressman's action by congress
censure
we're going to censor what you did
official population county
census
move to another court
change of venue
i need to change courts
tabs on other branches of govenment
checks and balances
vetos
CIA
central intelligence agency
rights entitield to an individual at birth
civil rights
only party members can vote
closed primaries
it's closed to the public
give and take to reach an agreement
collective bargaining
bargaining
agreement between countries, attack on one is attack on all
collective security
let's collect and be safe
exclusive right to produce and sell goods, good for life plus 50 years
copyright
real strong candidate will have others elected from their popularity
coattail effect
dont' be steppin on my tail and taking my popularity
replace one sentence with another
commute a sentence
personal and business interest collide
conflict of interest
the mayor own's a construction company
joining together
consolidation
______ your debt
basic law of the land
consitution
document of our founding fathers
suspicious deaths get investigated
coroner
AEC
atomic energy commission
candidate with little chance of winning
dark horse candidate
only winners ride white ones
segragation by fact
de facto
segregation by law
de jure
colonies declaring freedom from great britain
declaration of indpendance
proof of ownership of property
deed
spending money you don't have
defecit spending
bush loves to do this
ruled by the people for the people
democracy
peaceful coexistance
detente
sounds like content in french
build up and advertise military strength
deterrance
criminals must be ___ from crime
take part in decision directly
direct democracy
keyword directly
winner goes directly to general election
direct primaries
keyword direct
full financial profile
disclosure
tiffany can't ___ her settlement
paid at point of sale
direct tax
paid directly on site
DOD
department of defense
our's is a DUD
how we raise a military
draft
study of aspects of nature
ecology
i took this last year
stealing something entrusted to you
embezzlement
this lady at the school did it
right of government to take private land for public use
eminent domain
they'll take your domain
no prayer in public schools
engle vs vitale
prayer is not vital
benefits government must pay
entitlements
we are en___ these
what effect will this have on the environment
evironmental impact statement
impact
EPA
environmental protection agency
ERA
equal rights amendment
tax on assets of one who dies
estate tax
legal when you did it, illegal now
expost facto law
post fact