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In Schenck v. United States, the Supreme Court had to decide whether Schenck was protected by the First Amendment in speaking out against the draft during World War I. The Supreme Court ruled against
Schenck, arguing that he was not protected because A. his actions proved that he was a spy for Germany. B. his actions were harmful to the Allies' military victory. C. his actions risked the welfare of the nation during wartime. D. his actions were seen as fraud against the wartime government.
C. his actions risked the welfare of the nation during wartime.
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User: In Schenck v. United States, the Supreme Court had to decide whether Schenck was protected by the First Amendment in speaking out against the draft during World War I. The Supreme Court ruled against Schenck, arguing that he was not protected because A. his actions proved that he was a spy for Germany. B. his actions were harmful to the Allies' military victory. C. his actions risked the welfare of the nation during wartime. D. his actions were seen as fraud against the wartime government.

Weegy: C. his actions risked the welfare of the nation during wartime.
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User: Based on the table, what is the purpose of congressional committees? A. to help Congress perform its function of passing laws B. to help Congress vote on whether laws are constitutional C. to help Congress monitor rulings in the federal court system D. to help Congress set up specialized departments for the president

Weegy: Please provide me the link of the table you are referring to regarding your question so that I can further assist you. Thanks.
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