Repression of Civil Liberties

Ricardo Reyna

Espionage Act & Sedition Act

It made it illegal to try to make some on dodge military draft. The Sedition Act said it is illegal to talk about the government during war time. Eugene v. Debs was a lawsuit in which a socialist party leader that was jailed under this acts.




Schenck v. United States

It was to protect our freedom of speech

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jigd0071P7U&edufilter=0NsmCsBD3UGorqyU6yfFOg.