BMGT380 Chapter 3 Notes

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Department
Business and Management
Course
BMGT 380
Professor
William Mc Clenahan
Semester
Summer

Description
Chapter3ConstitutionalLawSkipnoteonGovernmentSpeechonpage70EthicsinActionandGlobalEnvironmentUSConstitutionReflectsnotionofseparationofpowersDividedintonumberedarticlesfirst10amendmentsareBillofRightsFirstthreearticlesoArticle1establishedCongressandgivesittheexclusivepowertolegislateattheFederalpoweroArticle2givesexecutivepowertothepresidentoArticle3givesjudicialpowertoUSSupremeCourtandotherfederalcourtoReflectsasystemofchecksandbalancesamongCongressthepresidentandthecourtsCourtshavepoliticalpowerUSSupremeCourtmakespublicpolicyStateandFederalPowertoRegulateStateRegulatoryPoweroUSConstitutiondoesnotlistthepowersthatstatelegislaturesmayexercisesaysthatcertainpowerscanonlybeexercisedbyCongressexamplethepowertoissuecurrencycanonlybedoneattheFederalleveloAstoeverythingelsepowermaybeexercisedconcurrentlybyCongressandstatelegislaturesbothhaveauthoritytodealwithissuesIfthereisaconflictFederallegislationwouldtakepriorityFederalRegulatoryPoweroArticle1Section8specifiesthewaysinwhichCongresscanexerciseitsauthoritythreeimportantways1RegulatecommerceamongthestatesSupremeCourtsviewofhowmuchauthorityCongresshasregulatedcommercehaschangedovertimeCurrentSupremeCourtviewCongresscanregulatepurelyintrastateactivityactivitythathastakenplaceexclusivelyinonestateexMarylandifithassubstantialeffectsoninterstatecommerce2LevyimposeandcollecttaxesPurposetoproviderevenuetothefederalgovernmentRegulatoryfunctionheavytaxationonparticularactivitiescanreducethoseactivitiesiftheyaresociallydisfavoredexamplecigarettetaxtogeneraterevenueandtodiscouragesmoking3SpendforthegeneralwelfareRegulatoryfunctionintheformofconditionalfederalgrantsyougetmoremoneyifyoudocertainthingswewantyoutodoexamplewewillgiveyoumorefederalgrantmoneytobuildmoreinterstatesifyouagreetohaveastatewide55mphspeedlimitGonzalesCaseMedicalMarijuanaoInCaliforniaatthattimeitwaslegaltohavepossessionofmarijuanaformedicalreasonsoFederallawthatmakespossessionofmedicalmarijuanaillegaloPeopleusingmedicalmarijuanaseekinjunctionoSupremeCourtdecidesitispermissibleforCongresstopassalawwhichtakesprecedenceoverstatelawPurelyintrastateactivitytakingplaceexclusivelywithinCaliforniasbordershasasubstantialeffectoninterstatecommercecouldhaveeffectonpriceofmarijuanaelsewhereinthecountrythereforegovernmenthasrighttooConclusionifyouhaveaproblemwiththesolutionyoushouldtakeitupwithCongressoHastodowith2othercasesthatarementionedonpage611LopezcasehadtodealwithfederallawGunFreeSchoolZoneActCongressmadeafederallawthatitsafederalcrimetopossessaguninaschoolzoneSupremeCourtdecidedthatlawwasunconstitutionalItwasnotanactivitythathadasubstantialeffectonintrastatecommerceandthereforethelawwasunconstitutional1
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