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8th Grade (SST) Social Studies
Civics Standard

SST-08.C.03 Describe the rights and liberties of individuals.


  • SST-08.C.03.1 Describe and examine the amendments to the US Constitution and their application in the United States.
  • SST-08.C.03.2 Describe the impact of court cases on rights and liberties of individuals.

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