Answer each question at least one paragraph.( 6 sentences+)
1.Explain how the Fourteenth Amendment and incorporation theory affected the Bill of Rights.
2. Under which circumstances is the government able to interfere with freedom of speech?
3.Describe the significance of the Declaration of Independence. What was its immediate practical significance versus its more lasting significance? What philosophies influenced the ideas it contained?
4. Describe the controversy surrounding the slavery issue. How was this resolved at the Constitutional Convention?
The fourth amendment is part of the united states of America bill of right that was incorporated to curtail the unreasonable search and seizures to enhance the privacy rights. Conversely, the incorporation theory on the other hand was a constitutional principle under which the immediate ten amendments of the united states constitution are made applicable to the states through the due process of the fourteenth amendment. Freedom of speech however is not absolute and can be suspended during war, obscenity, fraud, child pornography and incitement to violence