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Which of the following statements about the 4th Amendment is TRUE? a. It applies only to the States. b. It prohibits all arrests made without a warrant. c. It has been of little importance in our history. d. It forbids unreasonable searches and seizures.
Weegy: The Fourth Amendment (Amendment IV) to the United States Constitution is the part of the Bill of Rights that prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures and requires any warrant to be judicially sanctioned and supported by probable cause. [ It was adopted in response to the abuse of the writ of assistance, a type of general search warrant issued by the British government and a major source of tension in pre-Revolutionary America. The Fourth Amendment was introduced in Congress in 1789 by James Madison, along with the other amendments in the Bill of Rights, in response to Anti-Federalist objections to the new Constitution. Congress submitted the amendment to the states on September 28, 1789. By December 15, 1791, the necessary three-quarters of the states had ratified it. On March 1, 1792, Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson announced the adoption of the amendment. Because the Bill of Rights did not initially apply to the states, and federal criminal investigations were less common in the first century of the nation's history, there is little significant case law for the Fourth Amendment before the 20th century. The amendment was held to apply to the states in Mapp v. Ohio (1961). Under the Fourth Amendment, search and seizure (including arrest) should be limited in scope according to specific information supplied to the issuing court, usually by a law enforcement officer who has sworn by it. Fourth Amendment case law deals with three central questions: what government activities constitute "search" and "seizure"; what constitutes probable cause for these actions; and how violations of Fourth Amendment rights should be addressed. Early court decisions limited the amendment's scope to a law enforcement officer's physical intrusion onto private property, but with Katz v. United States (1967), the Supreme Court held that its protections, such as the warrant requirement, extend to the privacy of individuals as well as physical locations. ] (More)
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The idea that the 13th Amendment applies to the actions of government and of private individuals a. was clear since the amendment was ratified in 1865. b. was not thought to be the case until more than 100 years after the amendment was ratified. c. has been struck down by the Supreme Court in a series of cases dating from the early 1900s. d. was not clarified until after the passage of the 14th Amendment.
Weegy: The idea that the 13th Amendment applies to the actions of government and of private individuals: b. [ was not thought to be the case until more than 100 years after the amendment was ratified. ] (More)
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Capital punishment and the death penalty mean the same thing. true or false
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TRUE. Capital punishment and the death penalty mean the same thing.
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This amendment deals with "cruel and unusual punishment". a. 5th c. 7th b. 6th d. 8th
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The 8th amendment deals with cruel and unusual punishment.
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