liberty

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French sculptor best known for creating the Statue of Liberty now in New York harbor Bartholdi , Frederic Auguste Bartholdi
island in New York Bay southwest of Manhattan where the Statue of Liberty stands Bedloe's Island , Liberty Island
act of restraining of a person's liberty by confining them confinement
moral principles permitting greater liberty to one over another double standard
United States slave who sued for liberty after living in a non-slave state; caused the Supreme Court to declare the Missouri Compromise unconstitutional (1795?-1858) Dred Scott , Scott
(law) the administration of justice according to established rules and principles; based on the principle that a person cannot be deprived of life or liberty or property without appropriate legal procedures and safeguards due process , due process of law
former political party in the United States; formed in 1848 to oppose the extension of slavery into the territories; merged with the Liberty Party in 1848 Free Soil Party
(law) any basic right or freedom to which all human beings are entitled and in whose exercise a government may not interfere (including rights to life and liberty as well as freedom of thought and expression and equality before the law) human right
close-fitting conical cap worn as a symbol of liberty during the French Revolution and in the U.S. before 1800 liberty cap
take the liberty of presume
hearing to determine by what authority someone has an office or franchise or liberty quo warranto
individualism in social and economic affairs; belief not only in personal liberty and self-reliance but also in free competition rugged individualism
implicit agreement among people that results in the organization of society; individual surrenders liberty in return for protection social contract
large monumental statue symbolizing liberty on Liberty Island in New York Bay Statue of Liberty
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