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    I’ve always told myself what America would be without laws. The more I thought about it sounded scary. Laws are so important in our society in order for society to be peaceful our government must have to imply laws. Every state has law enforcement that has duties to fellow and protect their communities and people that are visiting that state too. New York City has gone thought a lot the past two years with cops getting killed. Laws are not different or special for any individual breaking the law and committing a crime will have serious consequences. Our government has announce they will continue to hire the double of law enforcement for states that need it the most. This officers serve to protect our communities and risk their life every day and they deserve…

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    The United States employment laws consist of: Wages and Hours Worked, Safety and Health Standards, Health Benefits, Retirement, Workers Compensation, Workplace Conditions, Standards and Equal Opportunity. The concepts of work and family balance in the United States are not a realistic concept or practice, as to other countries around the world. As working Americans, it becomes very difficult to manage family life, while having to pursue a career. Americans theoretically work longer hours, with…

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    As John Adams puts it, the Framers of the Constitution intended for the United States to be a “government of laws and not of men” (Diarmuid). The Rule of Law requires that “all persons, institutions and entities, public and private, including the State itself,” should remain liable to natural laws, basic human rights, and laws established by Congress, executed by the President, and reviewed by the Courts (Friedersdorf). It is important as a society to educate ourselves about our fundamental…

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    Opponents may argue that the SHARIA law does in fact pass the Lemon Test. They would say it is in fact secular because it protects the U.S. Constitution, the law has not inhibited Islam or Muslim Americans, and that it limits U.S. entanglement with religion by preventing religious views from being considered in U.S. courts. However, they fail to see how by banning Sharia law, they are forcing the State to engage in religious issues, as shown through Awad v. Ziriax. It is clear that the SHARIA…

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    million immigrants are living in the United States illegally. It is worth remembering that not all high-immigrant occupations are lower-skilled and lower-wage. For example, 44 percent of medical scientists are immigrants, as are 34 percent of software engineers, 27 percent of physicians, and 25 percent of chemists. More than one-quarter of physicians and surgeons (27 percent) were foreign born, as were more than one out of every five (22 percent) persons working in health care support jobs as…

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    1. We identified five institutions that are the sources of five kinds of law in the US. Describe each institution and the kind of law it produces. (5 points) CONSTITUTION CONVENTION The Constitution is the fundamental or supreme law of the country; it establishes the government, sets forth the principles through which the government operates and designates rights to both the government and the territories that fall within that constitution. Since it’s the supreme law of United States it…

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    Immigration laws in the United States of America has become a quite controversial topic in today 's society. (CAP immigration team) ” The foreign-born population consisted of 40.7 million people in 2012.” A large portion of people in foreign countries desire to become American citizens due to the lack of freedoms of things like speech or religion. Every day there are illegal aliens that are sneaking into our country in order to escape their societies. (Krogstad and Passel) “Unauthorized…

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    I certanily agree with you that in the past years the governments relationship with the citzens have changed dramatically. I too mentioned that today people do not understand the importance of voting. I never really thought about the fact that people do not vote simply because they do not trust the government. I have never understood why we are seen as the model of democracy when our voting turnouts have been tremendously low in the past decades. As you mentioned countries like Belgium and…

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    hands of United States citizens (Krouse). These statistics have rallied many gun-control opponents and proponents to action. Gun control opponents believe that the answer to this problem is to loosen gun control laws to dissuade potential shooters. Gun control proponents believe that the answer is to tighten gun control laws so that a gun is never put into a potential shooter’s hands. The best way to find an answer to this predicament is to compare the United States’ current gun control…

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    Imagine the world without mass shootings, homicides, or gang violence. This same world can exist with hunters that collect guns as well as families that own guns for self-defense in households. Most people do not see that there is a strong need for an increase in gun control in the United States. Americans take pride in the pioneering role and the United States’ culture being built on the Second Amendment. This amendment states that Americans have the right to bear arms. The population of firm…

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