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Civil Rights

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Civil rights guarantee people the right to be treated fairly regardless of their gender, national origin, race, age, sexual orientation or religion. These rights provide the basic outline in laws of the United States and many other countries.
In 1977 former Ku Klux Klansman Robert "Dynamite Bob" Chambliss was indicted in the murder of all four girls, tried and convicted of the first-degree murder of Denise McNair, and sentenced to life in prison.
1. Probable cause, meaning if an officer can immediately see, touch, taste, hear, or smell, witness to an illegal or suspicious activity or object he can just walk in and arrest you, regardless of where you are within the respective jurisdiction of city police, state police, or federal law...
by saying they weren't afraid and are going to fight for freedom .
black African Americans that took the row with Martin Luther King .
Men seem to have more power than women is what I see. I think that  women should have the same amount of right. In Wisconsin Gov. Scott  Walker has actually started giving less money to women who do the  same thing/job as some men.
There is no requisite experience to fight for a cause - Susan BAnthony was raised in the Quaker tradition, which was stronglyanti-slavery and anti-alcohol before the women's suffrage movementexisted. Her family had enough wealth to support her lecture toursand hosted visiting activists such as...
Rosa Parks stayed on the bus because , she couldn't take it anymore  of the pressure.
There have been dozens of cases that specifically affected women's  rights, from gender discrimination to reproductive rights to  suffrage cases back in the 1870's..
Two important right is Seneca Falls, New York, and Susan B. Anthony.
The main significance of the civil rights act was to make it a  federal crime for owners of public accommodations with any  connection to "interstate commerce" (that is, practically everyone)  to discriminate due to race, religion and national origin. It also  prevents employment discrimination,...
There were US citizens who were discouraged from voting and not  allowed to use public facilities in some parts of the country.  Constitutional principles were not being met. The civil rights act  made it a federal crime for owners of public accommodations with  any connection to "interstate...
Amelia Earhart was a women's right activist. She spoke at universities and encouraged women to do what they want. Earhart was a flapper-girl, doing brave things for women in a time when most were stay at home wives. Earhart was kind of an unofficial activist, she inspired women to do what they want...
They wanted the right to vote and to be seen as an equal to men.
Executive Order 8802 affected the Civil Rights reform in that it was largely a response from President Roosevelt to address the protests. This order prohibited racial discrimination.
viking woman had rights. Divorce rights: the woman was entitled to the land after divorce
It was passed by Congress on September 25, 1789. It was ratified on  December 15, 1791.
no. all people are equal and made in God's image
No, only the evidence obtained from you between your arrest and your consultation with a lawyer will be thrown out. Any evidence obtained before your arrest or obtained from sources other than you after your arrest, which would include testimony from the officers concerning what they saw or heard...
This means that there are limits on when and how the police can search your home, for instance, and take evidence.
Hello! i just learned this in social studies, so its fresh!! elizabeth cady Stanton and lucretia mott formed the Seneca Falls Convention that told women that they need ot start standing up for what's right! eventually, they wen into action and men also started to realize that, hey, these women are...
Plessy had three children an when they moved one of there childern had got hit by a car for playing in the street in Washington d.c
How you would break it down is very simple. If a police officer  suspects you of something then they need to obtain a search  warrant. If they get the search warrant then they can barge into  your home.
The  right of people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers,  and effects; prevents unreasonable searches and seizures.
April 11th, 1964 President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act.
She said that women were capable of any intellectual feat that a man was if she wasn't brainwashed into deference to man as a kid
The NAACP was helpful through the civil rights movement by using the supreme court to solve segregation problems without violence. Book: The American story V.2 fourth edition Published by penguin academics Written by Robert A. Divine, T.H.Breen, George M. Fredrickson, R. Hal Williams, Ariela J....
No. "Miranda" rights didn't exist until well after that war ended. I don't recall if there were any spies still out there by the time Miranda was announced.
It was held at the wesleyan chapel in seneca falls new york,
The 1960's was the start of the civil rights movement when Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white male that was on the same bus, she was tired from a hard day's work, for this she was arrested and the rest is history! Thank God for Rosa Parks!
i dont knowAs the 60s progressed, the civil rights leaders started to notice the class divisions within the African American community. The focus then went to giving opportunities to the lower class African Americans.
its all thee above durr   Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, and Wilma Rudolph   were the women which pushed the equal rights movement
Miranda v Arizona. Miranda was not told of his 5th amendment rights and when this was brought up in court, the Supreme Court threw out his conviction
the house of congress proposed the amendment number four
Because they know that all human beings deserve rights.
What did this event do for MLK's future as a Civil Rights leader?
It made African Americans to integrate
the main start of a womans independence started in the 19th century because of the "womens suffrage act"
The Commission reports it's findings to Congress & the  president & through the Media,  to the public. 
LUCRETIA MOTT AND ELIZABETH CADY STANTON.
I knowone person that FOR SURE helped in the movement for civil rights. It was Malcolm X (Malcolm Little) who made a major change to African American History.
It is very important 4 us 2 protect and maintain freedom and civil rights, b'se of da following reasons: First o all human rights ar smthing we all share. they are abt recognizing da value and dignity o all pple. in learning abt human rights , we learn abt ideas o respect , fairness , justice ,...
you have to have evidence to seacrh anyone personal items or house without propoable cause or a sheet of paper to show
I assume you are asking about Mary Woolstencraft
When the police took the suspect into custody, they read him his Miranda rights. The Miranda rights are the national precedent for reminding a suspect of her rights. The supreme court's decision in Miranda v. Arizona led to the adoption of the Miranda rights.
well.. i am trying to figure that too, but i got some of them. Coretta Scott King, Harriet Tubman, Malcomn X, W.E.B Du Bois, and Rosa Park, Mahatma Ghandi, Martin Luther King Jr. hope this helps
New Zealand in 1893 but it depends on a lot of factors. Eligibilty, status etc. Once again an excellent link. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_women's_suffrage
Yes. The Miranda rights only have to be read if the student in question was actually arrested; otherwise, they do not apply. But it matters very much what the student said in the interrogation--if he/she was not polite and honest, there's not much that can help them.
to less extent it was not covered because this was not to cover all sides
He upheld the segregation in the armed forces for AfricanAmericans.
Martin Luther king Jr.
Women could not hold office or play an official role in politics.Roman women where not allowed to own property or control their own finances.
Lucille Ball did indeed play a part in women's rights. In 1962, after buying out her ex-husband for Desilu Studios, Lucille became the first woman owner of a major studio.
She wrote letters to her husband John Adams the 2 president of the united states. & she urged him to '' remember the ladies '' She wanted him to put it into the new constitution.
  == Answer to Waiving Your Rights ==   By consenting to anything the police ask you, you are waiving your rights.  The Supreme Court ruled that the police do not have to inform you of all your rights (just your Miranda rights when being placed under-arrest) nor do they have to be honest...
Elizabeth Cady Stanton's women's rights newspaper was called Revolution. It was in print from 1868 until 1870, with Stanton as the co-editor.
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The Civil Rights Act banned the use of different voter registration standards for blacks and whites, prohibited discrimination in public accommodations such as motels, restaurants, gas stations, theaters, and sports arenas, allowed the withholding of federal funds from public, or private programs...
Part of the Bill of Rights, the 4th Amendment protects all citizens of the US against unreasonable search and seizure. The police or other agency must have probable cause, and receive a judicial warrant, to enter a home or to seize any property within it. This has since been extended to cover...
The Miranda rights were not vetoed. They are in use today. They come from the amendments to the Constitution.
A right a person enjoys by virtue of being a citizen of a nation
Homer Plessy was multi-ethnic and multi-cultural (Franco-American), because both of his parents had a mixture of African-American and Caucasian genes. In the 19th century, most people and all government bodies adhered to the "one-drop rule," which labeled anyone with at least one African-American...
Despite the ERA's failure, other reform projects that started in 1972 met with greater success. Journalist Gloria Steinem began publishing Ms., a magazine committed to covering the woman's movement. New legislation included Title IX of the education Amendments Act of 1972. This law prohibited any...
There were about 100 people who attended the first women's rights convention, in Seneca Falls, NY. The best known of the organizers were Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
The term "Miranda rights" comes from the 1966 case Miranda v. Arizona. This case determined that a confession obtained by rough interrogation was inadmissible. The rights that Mr.Miranda should have been made aware of were compiled and now must be read to suspects before questioning.
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and personal belongings, 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...
You must look at the city/county ordinance to find out. They are all different.
  she wrote letters to her husbend, John Adams, asking him to remember the ladies in the writing of the new constitution.