AG TEST 19

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  1. Civil Liberties
    protections against the government
  2. Civil Rights
    positive acts the government takes for the people
  3. Free Exercise Clause
    You can believe anything you want but you can't practice certain things
  4. Establishment Clause
    No establishment of religion by the government
  5. Pierce vs. Society of sisters
    • oregon law wanted to only have public schools
    • unconstitutional
  6. Wallace vs. Jaffree
    • moment of silence for prayer
    • -no
  7. Zorach vs. Clauson
    • Students released to local church for religious service
    • -yes
  8. Lemon Test
    • Court has test to see if state aid to parochial school is const. 
    • 1) can't further religion
    • 2) aid can't be for religious purposes
    • 3)must avoid an excess entanglement between church and state
  9. parochial school
    religious school
  10. libel
    the false and malicious use of the written word
  11. Slander
    The false and malicious use of the spoken word
  12. obscenity case
    • miller v. California
    • set up the 3 prong test
  13. Prior restraint
    • To stop the printing, publishing, or thought
    • Near V. Minnesota
    • newspaper printing lies
    • Cons't
  14. F.C.C
    • federal Communications Commission
    • keep an eye on TV and Radio
    • give fines and revoke licences
  15. Shield Law
    gives reporters some protection
  16. types of speech
    • Pure Speech- just talking
    • Symbolic Speech- using something to help make your point
    • Commercial speech- for business
  17. Treason
    • the act of war against US or help enemies
    • not protected!
  18. Espionage
    spying. not protected
  19. Sabotage
    • act of destruction intended to hinder national defense on war effort 
    • not protected!
  20. Sedition
    incitement of resistance against lawful authority with written or spoken word
  21. Gregory vs. Chicago case
    government can place restrictions on time, place, and manner of assembly and petition
  22. NAACP vs. Alabama
    • law NAACP must list its members
    • Don't have to- Right of Association
  23. Lee vs. Weisman
    • school prayer at graduation
    • no
  24. Everson vs. Board of Ed. case
    • public school bus takes students to private school
    • yes
  25. US vs. Obrien
    • can we burn draft cards?
    • no
  26. Lynch vs. Donnelly
    • seasonal display with Jesus and other non-religious figures?
    • yes

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