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Question 1 1. What is the main difference between the Fifth and the Fourteenth Amendments?

Question 2 2. How did the Griswold v. Connecticut case use the 9th Amendment?

Question 3 3. Due process has to do with

Question 4 4. Merv was walking his dog late at night. The police stopped him and demanded to know where he was coming from, why he was outside at such a late hour, and how much money he had on his person. Merv explained that he had no destination in mind, he had no money with him, and he had no reason other than to walk his dog. Can he be arrested?

Question 5 5. Amad's parents came to the United States on a visa program from a Middle Eastern country. While they were here, his mother gave birth to Amad. Once their visa expired, immigration officials denied the family an extension and claimed that Amad was considered only a citizen of his parent's home country. What protection would Amad have under the law?

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Question 6 6. What is one of the ways in which a person can be stripped of his right to liberty under the Fifth Amendment?

Question 7 7. Identify which of the following cases is protected by the expectation of privacy:

Question 8 8. Which protections are found in the First Amendment of the Constitution of the United States?

Question 9 9. What does due process mean?

Question 10 10. Milford passed a police officer. The officer noticed a strong smell of marijuana on him. What can the officer do?

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Question 11 11. The police suspect that a few apartments in a complex are involved in prostitution. They are uncertain about which apartment it is, but would like to search all of them. Why would a search without a warrant be illegal?

Question 12 12. Smitty was arrested on his way home. When he was brought into the police station, he was locked up for over 6 days without being informed of the charges. What type of due process was violated?

Question 13 13. How are the 5th and 14th Amendments similar?

Question 14 14. Under the First Amendment, which advertisement would be appropriate?

Question 15 15. Bullfrog McCoy was arrested and acquitted of robbery. When he was released, the police wanted to re-arrest him because they were sure he did the crime. What protects Bullfrog from being rearrested?

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Question 16 16. What can the government do when a business falsely advertises?

Question 17 17. The 9th Amendment is necessary because:

Question 18 18. In order to adhere to place restrictions, where might an adult magazine be legally displayed?

Question 19 19. In Johnson v. State, why was Johnson arrested?

Question 20 20. Paul and his friends were arrested on the following charges: wearing a blue shirt with brown pants in the afternoon while walking on the boardwalk and drinking a milkshake. Shocked by the arrest, they cried 'foul play.' Is this arrest fair?

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Question 21 21. How are the 9th and 10th Amendments similar?

Question 22 22. The new City Attorney has decided to crack down on crime in Mapleville. He decides that no person who is arrested shall receive a list of charges. The arrested party must wait several weeks in jail before formal charges are filed. Can he legally implement this new process?

Question 23 23. Joe was arrested for loitering. Upon his arrest, he was denied a phone call. What type of due process was he denied?

Question 24 24. The 4th Amendment protects citizens from:

Question 25 25. How many Amendments make up the Bill of Rights?

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Question 26 26. Once enough evidence is provided to a judge about the criminal activity of a suspect, what is issued?

Question 27 27. Surry wants to become a dog groomer. Therefore, she sets up shop in her home and sends invitations to all of her pooch-loving friends. After several months in business, the city shuts her down, citing that she does not have a license to groom dogs. Horrified, she cries foul play. Can they do that?

Question 28 28. In business, the First Amendment provides:

Question 29 29. In Griswold v. Connecticut, the plaintiffs used the 9th Amendment as justification for the right to:

Question 30 30. The Miranda Rights do what?

Constitutional Law: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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