“We conclude that policemen, like teachers and lawyers, are not relegated to a watered-down version of constitutional rights.”
-Garrity v. New Jersey (1967) 385 U.S. 493
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June 2014 – Your due process rights trashed?
In America, we have a government built on a series of checks and balances because our founding fathers had a healthy and realistic appreciation of the shortcomings of human nature. Unchecked power corrupts, therefore, the American constitutional preoccupation with the rule of law and the concept of due process. In more practical terms, it boils down to a fair hearing before being deprived of life, liberty, or the pursuit of happiness. Your paycheck and your job are two of the things that due process protects. [Full article]
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