Essay Constitution And Law In America

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Constitution’s Significance with Law in America
The definition of constitution is the act or process of composing, setting up or establishing (Websters Dictionary online). When I think of constitution I think of our “founding father’s”, the ones who established our governemnt and function. I am reminded of why they came over here. I think of the Constitution as the mission statement for the American government. America’s set of standards. It gaurantees that we cannot stray from the vision of what we stand for. The constitution to me stands basically, for freedom of rights for all. All men are created equal.
Our fathers were derived from a generation of people who came to this “newfoundland” because of the riticule and corruption of the
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It reflects their intentions of its implementation.
Their principals still affect our modern laws of today. I think that its pretty impressive that the constitution could survive hundreds of years of generations, wars, financial depressions, and technologies chamges and not be too old fashioned for today’s ways.
The reason why it still stands strong is because its purpose has always been the same. To make sure that new laws do not contridict the philosophy that all men are created equal and should be able to retain that freedom. The purpose of the Constitution is to regulate modern laws in every state. To make sure that laws do not take away from peoples rights.
The Constitution still to this day carries great significance because it is our basis as citizens, law enforcers and law makers to creating new laws to adjust to our always changing society. If our President, the chief executive of the United States of America, strays from the constitutional focus because of unruly conduct or interests, the constitution garauntees our right to override and fire him. We are the boss. The constitution allows us to keep our leaders in check, but also to keep new bills and laws in check. That’s where a lot of governements go currupt, when the leaders have gotten out of hand and aren’t keeping focus of their people as their priority, when they function and create rules
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