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1. What areas of the Constitution pertain to your organization or
business? Explain, using examples.

2. Why is it important for managers to understand legal
terminology? Explain, using examples.

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1. What areas of the Constitution pertain to your organization or business? Explain, using examples.

The First Amendment of the United States Constitution states, "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances." My business is the news broadcasting business. This Amendment advises me, that my company can broadcast a story for or against the government without any ramifications. By reporting on the war in Iraq and stating that the government made a significant mistake by invading this country and the loss of lives is detrimental to the families as the soldiers are dying for nothing, I am protected in the fact that I will not be arrested, fined or harmed for stating these facts during a news broadcast.

Former White House Press Secretary, Tony Snow, disagrees. He has stated, ...

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1. What areas of the Constitution pertain to your organization or
business? Explain, using examples.

2. Why is it important for managers to understand legal
terminology? Explain, using examples.

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