Deciding how to spend tax money is one of the main functions of
A. the state courts.
B. the state governor.
C. the state legislature.
D. the state auditor.
B. the state governor.Auto answered|Score 1|ailahlin|Points 120|User:
Based on the opinion below, what was a result of the Supreme Court's decision in Gideon v. Wainwright?
“Those guarantees of the Bill of Rights which are fundamental safeguards of liberty . . . are equally protected against state invasion. . . . Reason and reflection require us to recognize that in our adversary system of criminal justice, any person haled into court, who is too poor to hire a lawyer, cannot be assured a fair trial unless counsel is provided for him.”
–Justice Hugo Black, 1963
A. It gave felons the opportunity to ask for a reduced sentence.
B. It overturned a federal ruling on providing counsel to prisoners.
C. It required officers to read people their rights when placing them under arrest.
D. It allowed people who had been convicted without counsel to appeal their cases.
D. It allowed people who had been convicted without counsel to appeal their cases. Auto answered|Score .9803|uxiali|Points 1196|User:
“The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.”
The Fourth Amendment has been used as evidence that the Constitution recognizes
A. the right to vote.
B. the right to privacy.
C. the right to a fair trial.
D. the right to free speech
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