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					 Chapter 6 Section 3
Interpreting the Bill of Rights
        Interpreting Rights
 Involves weighing
  them against other
  rights.
          Job of the Courts
 Interpreting the
  meaning of rights.
              Local Courts
 Where cases
  involving citizens’
  rights are heard
  first.
              Tinker Case
 Supreme Court
  ruled that the
  students had a right
  of Free Speech
             Skokie Case
 Showed the 1st
  Amendment
  protects unpopular
  opinions
          Protecting Rights
 Is the job of the
  people
        Freedom of Speech
 The right to express
  one’s opinions
  publicly.
              Case Studies
 Descriptions of
  situations or
  conflicts, the issues
  involved, and the
  decisions made.
       Freedom of the Press
 The right to publish
  newspapers,
  magazines, and
  other materials
  without
  governmental
  restriction
          The Bill of Rights
 Is a broad
  description of
  rights.

				
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