Review and reflect on the knowledge you have gained from this course. Based on your review and reflection, write at least 3 paragraphs on the following:
- What were the most compelling topics learned in this course?
- How did participating in discussions help your understanding of the subject matter? Is anything still unclear that could be clarified?
- What approaches could have yielded additional valuable information?
The topics include the following:
An overview of the U.s. Legal System, Equal Protection under the Law: Balancing Individual, State, and Federal Rights, The First Amendment: Basic Freedoms, The Second Amendment: The Gun Control Controversy, Conducting Constitutional Seizures, Conducting Constitutional Searches, The Fifth Amendment: Obtaining Information Legally, and The Sixth Amendment: Right to Counsel and a Fair Trial.