Business Law CH 5

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  1. Commerce clause 
    Provision of the United States Constitution that grants Congress the ability to regulate commerce relationships between foreign countries, states, and Indian tribes.
  2. Free-exercise clause 
    states that government cannot make a law "prohibiting the free exercise" of religion.
  3. Procedural due process
    Requires that the government use fair procedures when taking the life, liberty, or property of and individual or corporation
  4. Strict scrutiny = worst
    race, religion
  5. Equal protection clause 
    prevents state from denying "the equal protection of the laws" to any citizen.
  6. Commercial speech 
    is speech that conveys information related to the sale of goods and services.
  7. Intermediate scrutiny = bad
    • if the law's classification scheme, or based on gender or on the
    • legitimacy of children 
  8. Rational basis test
    economic issues, due process 
  9. Substantive due process
    refers to the basic fairness of laws that may deprive an individual of her life, poverty, or property.
  10.  Due process clause 
    Conduct of legal proceedings strictly according to established principles and procedures, laid down to ensure fair trial for every accused.
  11. Judicial review 
    power of the courts of a country to examine the actions of the legislative, executive, and administrative arms of the government and to determine whether such actions are consistent with the constitution.
  12. Search warrant
    a court order authorizing the examination of a dwelling or other private premises by police officials, as for stolen goods.
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Business Law CH 5
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