"Right Femoral Vein To The Right Pulmonary Artery" Essays and Research Papers

  • Right Femoral Vein To The Right Pulmonary Artery

    through the femoral vein and travel all the way to her lung. Alert! Alert! An alert just came and we are in for a surprise. Bacteria have invaded Lola’s lower lobe of her right lung and we shall report the invasion and document all we see. Let’s proceed. We are being injected into the femoral vein close to the groin area. The femoral vein runs parallel with the femoral artery through the upper thigh and pelvic region of the body. (Yahoo Health, 2013) Being one of the larger veins in the body...

    Blood, Heart, Immune system 1504  Words | 4  Pages

  • Heart and Right Femoral Artery

    following scenario, left heart catheterization with coronary angiography and left ventriculogram. PROCEDURE: The right groin was prepped and draped in the usual fashion. Seldinger technique was used, and a 6-French sheath was placed in the right femoral artery. A local anesthetic was used and sublingual nitroglycerin was given; no heparin was used. The left and right coronary arteries were selectively opacified in the LAO and RAO projections using manual injections of Optiray. A ventriculogram was...

    Arteries of the thorax, Ascending aorta, Atheroma 396  Words | 2  Pages

  • Heart and Right Atrium

    The pathway of the blood consists of a pulmonary circuit and a systemic circuit which function simultaneously. Deoxygenated blood from the body flows via the vena cava into the right atrium, which pumps it through the tricuspid valve into the right ventricle, whose subsequent contraction forces it out through the pulmonary valve into the pulmonary arteries leading to the lungs. Meanwhile, oxygenated blood returns from the lungs through the pulmonary veins into the left atrium, which pumps it through...

    Artery, Blood, Cardiac anatomy 2156  Words | 6  Pages

  • rights

    Basic Notions of Copyright and Related Rights By the International Bureau of WIPO 1. BASIC NOTIONS OF COPYRIGHT A. Introduction Copyright legislation is part of the law “intellectual property”. This law protects the interests of creators by giving them property rights over their creations. It is there to stimulate creativity, make them available to the public and to ensure international trades protected by intellectual property right are harmonized (the law is recognized in most countries)...

    Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, Copyright, Exclusive right 1788  Words | 5  Pages

  • Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension

    Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension The human body is a very complex organism composed of different types of systems and functions. All the functions that each system has, is what makes possible for the body to obtain life. One of the most important systems in one’s body is the circulatory system, where the heart, the lungs, and the blood vessels work together to form the circle part of the circulatory system. The pumping of the heart forces the blood on its journey. The body’s circulatory system...

    Artery, Blood, Blood vessel 964  Words | 3  Pages

  • Blood and Right Atrium

    heart Human heart removed from a 64-year-old man Surface anatomy of the human heart. The heart is demarcated by: -A point 9 cm to the left of themidsternal line (apex of the heart) -The seventh right sternocostal articulation -The upper border of the third right costal cartilage 1 cm from the right sternal line -The lower border of the second left costal cartilage 2.5 cm from the left lateral sternal line.[13] Archosaurs (crocodilians and birds) and mammals show complete separation of the heart...

    Artery, Blood, Cardiac anatomy 1972  Words | 6  Pages

  • Rights

    harassment must be based on minority classification in order to be considered discrimination. An abusive work environment is not a hostile work environment unless the abuse results directly from the minority classification. From Title VII of The Civil Rights Act, it is unlawful to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of his/her race or color in regard to hiring, termination, promotion, compensation, job training, or any other term, condition, or privilege of employment...

    Affirmative action, Discrimination, Employment 818  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage part 1

    are many different veins and arteries that flow throughout the body. With there being many different veins and arteries throughout the body there are multiple paths to get to the lower lobe of the lung. In this paper we will discuss how to get from the femoral vein to the lower lobe of the lung. The path that I have chosen to discuss to get to the lower lobe of the lung from the femoral vein involves the inferior vena cava, AV valve, right ventricle, pulmonary Sl valve, the right atrium of the heart...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 923  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    Voyage to the Right Lung Jenna Bullard HS130-06 Unit 4 Assignment Kaplan University 06/10/2013 Everyone board the mini-sub! Lora has a bacterium that is invading the lower lobe of her right lung. We must go now! We must destroy this bacterium before it makes her sick! We cannot let that happen her Lora. As of right now, we are entering the right femoral vein, close to the groin. The right femoral vein is parallel with the femoral artery through the upper thigh and pelvic region. It is...

    Blood, Heart, Immune system 1432  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fabulous Journey Unit 4 Anatomy

    University 1/6/2013 Good evening everyone and welcome to our fabulous journey inside the respiratory system. I am Alice and I will be your tour guide this evening on this amazing adventure to the lower right lobe of the lung. The right lung consists of three lobes; they are the right superior lobe, the right middle lobe, and the tight inferior lobe. They are responsible for keeping the lungs properly working (onlineschools, 2012). Let’s see how fabulous journey works out. We are going to be traveling...

    Artery, Blood, External iliac artery 1206  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    been invaded by a bacterium that affects the lower right lobe of the lung. I have currently been assigned to pilot the invasion and do a live report on my findings. Before we get started on our journey, I would like for you to meet Ms. Dazzle my mini-submarine. Our route from here will be to enter the body by injection into the right femoral vein, which is located in the upper thigh and pelvic region of the body and runs close to the femoral artery (Tamburlin & Severin, 2011). Once inside the body...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1121  Words | 3  Pages

  • Compare Arteries, Veins and Capillaries in Terms of Their Features and Functions.

    Write an essay on the following topic. Compare arteries, veins and capillaries in terms of their features and functions. (12 marks) ## Content (maximum 9 marks) |Contents |Differences |Marks | |Features |Arteries have thicker wall to withstand the high blood pressure | | | |Veins have thinner wall. ...

    Artery, Blood, Blood vessel 619  Words | 6  Pages

  • Rules of the Road

    we journey from the right femoral artery to the lower lobe of the right lung, we see many amazing sights. Starting at the femoral vein which is located in the upper right thigh and pelvic region of the body and runs close to the femoral artery. The femoral vein returns blood in the leg to the heart via the iliac vein. As we go north pass through the external and common iliac veins on our way to the small intestines where we can see most of the colon. The common iliac vein is one piece of a large...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 897  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    this female’s right femoral vein to the lobe of the lower lung to document the “Battle of the Lung!” The course is going to be charted starting with the right femoral vein, passing through the external iliac, then the common iliac vein, head through the inferior vena cava, right atrium, right ventricle, pulmonary artery, and reaching the right lower lobe of the lung. (Innerbody, 2012) This will be exciting! The start of this fantastic journey is through the right femoral vein. This is the...

    Blood, Heart, Inferior vena cava 1145  Words | 4  Pages

  • Voyage to the Lungs and Out the Nose

    the right femoral vein of a healthy female. I am your pilot Kierra Lewis. While we embark on this journey, make sure that you keep your hands and feet inside the submarine at all times. Fasten your seat belts and let’s start our journey! We will begin our journey in the femoral vein. As you can see the femoral vein is a blood vessel that is responsible for carrying blood from the leg back to the heart via the iliac veins. This is the largest vein in the groin area. Any blockages in this vein can...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1275  Words | 3  Pages

  • Women's Rights Are Human Rights

    Pandemonium A Rhetorical Analysis of “Women’s rights are Human Rights” by Hilary Rodman Clinton. Many people choose to believe that women rights issues only affect Muslim countries, but that logic is so far from the truth. Women’s rights around the world are just as important as all other issues, and it is a critical indicator towards understanding general worldwide existence. There is also that group of people, who believe that women’s rights are not as big an issue as they were in the United...

    Feminism, Human rights, Rhetoric 1184  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage Battle of the Lung

    will be reporting live inside Mrs. Frizzle. She has been under the weather for about two days now. A bacterium is invading the lower lobe of her right lung. It’s my job to pilot the invasion and do a live report on what I see. I will enter from the right femoral vein and follow a path to the lower lobe of the right lung via the right pulmonary artery. I will be describing the structures that I pass by and through. Once I have reached the lung, I will describe the structures that I see and discuss...

    Blood, External iliac artery, Heart 1738  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is It Out Right to Deny a Right?

    Jensen 1 Ellie Jensen Dr. Rubina Khan English 121 8 July 2012 Is it Our Right to Deny a Right? On May 17, 2004, Marcia Hams and Susan Shepherd became the first same-sex couple to accomplish a state-sanctioned marriage in the United States, according to Time Magazine’s article, “A Brief History of: Gay Marriage”. Gay marriage was first brought to national attention in 1993, when a judge in Hawaii ruled that a same-sex couple was not permitted to get married on account of the state's constitution...

    Civil union, Defense of Marriage Act, Homosexuality 1099  Words | 3  Pages

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

    |Deep Vein Thrombosis | | | |Anatomy and Physiology 11 | | | |4/13/2010 ...

    Deep vein, Deep vein thrombosis, Pulmonary embolism 1180  Words | 7  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    fantastic voyage! This is not just any voyage; this is a voyage from the femoral vein to the lower lobe of the right lung in an actual human being! You may be asking yourself why we are going inside a human being but also how we are going to do it. Well first, we are going to get inside my submarine and go through a miniaturization process that will shrink us to 8 microns long. That’s tiny! From there we will begin in the femoral vein of this healthy female you see on the table to travel to her lung where...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1666  Words | 5  Pages

  • Right Time Right Place

    Right Place, Right Time……. Those were the words spoken to me in the back of my mind. I came to know after some time spent in the Army it was very important to ensure someone knew where I was at all time. Not just for accountability purposes but the Army is like a family a big family. Where when we deploy you watch the solider back beside you and you watch there’s, he is your brother in some cases and in some cases maybe your sister because we do have woman in the military. But the point I’m trying...

    Army, Military, Military organization 1127  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anatomy 2 lab Guide

    chambers two atria that receive blood from the body’s veins. And two ventricles that pump blood into the body’s arteries. There is a thin wall between the atria’s that is called the interatrial septum. There is a wall between the ventricles called interventricular septum. Right Atrium- This is the superior right chamber. It receives deoxygenated blood from the main veins, the superior and inferior vena cava and the coronary sinus. (These veins drain a series of blood vessels called the systemic circuit...

    Arteries of the thorax, Artery, Blood 2244  Words | 6  Pages

  • Battle of the Lung

    lobe of her right lung. She has been feeling very ill and her doctor has informed her there is a bacterium invading her lung! We will be starting off in the right femoral vein and traveling up the body through the right pulmonary artery into the lower lobe of her right lung. Alright folks lets get started with our tour by getting a better understanding of our starting point! We are located in the femoral vein in the right leg. The femoral vein is right next to the femoral artery, which is by...

    Antibody, Blood, Cell membrane 1170  Words | 3  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    through the femoral vein and travel all the way to her lungs. This adventure will be awesome. Attention! An alert just came through. Bacteria have attack tis female lower lobe of her right lung and we shall report this attack and record all that we see. Let’s continue. We are being injected into the femoral vein close to the groin. The femoral vein runs parallel with the femoral artery through the upper and pelvic region of the body. (Crafts, 1977). It is consider one of the larger veins in the body...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1058  Words | 3  Pages

  • Right Place Right Time

    Punctual: punc'tu'al adj. Acting or arriving exactly at the time appointed; prompt. Scheduling the work day is one of the most important duties any leader in the Army or the Armed Forces for that matter, tackle each and every day. Being at the right place at the right time for any member of the Armed forces is extremely essential to the defense of the entire United States of America. It's because of this that being on time is remarkably important. Dependability, accountability, consistency and discipline...

    Armed forces, Army, Logic 1006  Words | 3  Pages

  • “Woman’s Rights Are Human Rights.”

    as reproduce, cook, clean, and to do the bidding of all males (especially their husbands). Without these qualities woman were considered nothing until the woman’s rights movement of the twentieth century. One of the people who supported this movement was Hillary Clinton. In one of her most famous speeches: “Woman’s Rights Are Human Rights.”, Clinton tried to address the world in the United Nations Fourth World Conference on woman in order to target those who thought less of women. This speech was given...

    Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton 967  Words | 3  Pages

  • 1 The Structures of the Human

    divided into left and right halves, so there is a left atrium and left ventricle, as well as a right atrium and right ventricle. The reason that the heart is divided into halves is because of the two-circuit circulatory system. The right side of the heart can pump blood to the lungs, while the left side of the heart pumps blood to the rest of the body. Blood goes in both directions on each and every pump. The Functions of the Human Heart Right-Hand Side of the Heart The right-hand side of the heart...

    Artery, Blood, Blood vessel 2256  Words | 10  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage - Battle of the Lung

    Fantastic Voyage – Battle of the Lung Gabrielle Jackson HS130-04 Unit 4 Assignment Kaplan University February 19, 2013 Today we will be taking a journey through the human body. We will be injected into the femoral vein of a healthy, 28 year old female named Corrin. We have received previous alert that there is a bacterium invading Corrin’s lower lobe of her left lung. As we go on this special voyage, we will get to document this invasion in regards to how infections attack the human body...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1206  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

     High blood pressure in the lungs is called pulmonary hypertension or pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure in the arteries starting from the heart towards the lungs. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is defined as a sustained elevation of the pulmonary arterial pressure to greater than 25 mmHg at rest or greater than 30 mmHg following exercise, with a mean pulmonary-capillary wedge pressure (an indirect measure of left atrial pressure) of less than 15...

    Blood pressure, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Heart 861  Words | 4  Pages

  • Functions of Blood Vessels

    Most named veins will have the same name of its accompanying artery. Review the blood vessels of the various regions of the body listed below. Cranial cavity Head and neck Thoracic cavity Upper extremity Abdominopelvic cavity Lower extremity Some Major Blood Vessels Directions: Complete the table below indicating the area where blood flows based on the blood vessel carrying it. Head Artery Blood goes to (organ/region) Blood comes from (organ/region) Vein Common carotid Right & Left head &...

    Abdominal aorta, Artery, Blood 803  Words | 5  Pages

  • Civil Rights: The Rights of Citizens

    Fahmida Uddin 8-3 The distribution of civil rights after the Civil War has shaped the nation in several ways. Civil rights are the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and quality. These rights have been gained and taken throughout many points in history such as Reconstruction, Industrialization and Immigration, American Imperialism, Progressive era, World War 1, The Roaring Twenties, The Great Depression and World War 2. These rights that were gained and taken have affected politics...

    American Civil War, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Great Depression 1097  Words | 5  Pages

  • Rights Human Rights

    the fulfilment of rights and choices of individuals with dementia while minimising risk of harm WORD MEANING RIGHTS Human rights; independence; respect; freedom to do what I want; to protect myself and my property; to be heard; to vote; to express my sexuality; right to an education/work. RISK Danger; part of life; unacceptable or acceptable; who’s risk? risky activities; risk of harm; injury; protection. CHOICE Independence; ‘my life’; variety of; priorities; making the right choice; making...

    Health care, Human rights, Individual rights 2020  Words | 5  Pages

  • Women's Rights are Human Rights

    Women’s Rights are Human Rights On September 5, 1995, Hillary Clinton- the First Lady of the United States- took front stage at the U.N. Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, China to speak on the fleeting struggles women face in every single country. Standing in front of women’s rights activist from over 180 countries, Hillary Clinton’s words were as powerful as her prominent political stand she held. Clinton catalogued the devastating truth on the abuse afflicted onto women, and then...

    Abortion, Human rights, Infanticide 1391  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage

    injected into the femoral vein of a healthy female whose name is Liz. So if everyone is ready, please sit back and relax and enjoy our voyage as we explore the many structures of the human body. Attention everyone! We have just received an alert that there is a bacterium that is invading the lower lobe of the right lung. So as we make our journey to the infected area we will observe how Liz’s body is handling this infection. As we start our journey the lateral circumflex femoral vein follows the path...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1398  Words | 4  Pages

  • Voyage to the Lungs

    reports coming in are alarming; a foreign bacterium has invaded the right lung of our subject and is currently causing some severe damage. Shrunken to a mere eight microns in length, our state-of-the-art “mini-submarine” is prepped and ready for injection into the body of this female subject. Our journey will begin in the femoral vein and continue its course through the vein system all of the way to the heart and into the right lung. Buckle up and hold on tight! Keep your arms and legs in the vessel...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1439  Words | 4  Pages

  • The right place at the right time

    The Right Place At The Right Time I was sitting on the edge of a rock, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, listening to the jubilant sounds of the cars and people, and smelling the fresh air that brought back many memories. It was a sign that I was in the right place at that right time; my hometown Beirut, Lebanon. One word that would define Lebanon for me is optimistic. It’s a characteristic that is shared amongst every Lebanese and when asked what made them become so hopeful, each individual...

    Beirut, Hezbollah, Lebanon 1073  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anatomy of Blood Cells Exercise 32

    CROSS-SECTIONAL VIEWS OF AN ARTERY AND OF A VEIN ARE SHOWN HERE. IDENTIFY EACH; ON THE LINES TO THE SIDES, NOTE THE STRUCTURAL DETAILS THAT ENABLED YOU TO MAKE THESE IDENTIFICATIONS: STRUCTURAL DETAILS: ARTERY: ROUND AND THICK VEIN: THIN AND SQUIGGLY 2 CHARACTERISTICS OF TUNICA INTIMA INNERMOST TUNIC, THIN TUNIC OF CAPILLARIES 3 CHARACTERISTICS OF TUNICA MEDIA ESPECIALLY THICK IN ELASTIC ARTERIES, CONTAINS SMOOTH MUSCLE AND ELASTIN 4 CHARACTERISTICS OF TUNICA EXTERNA MOST SUPERFICIAL...

    Arteries of the head and neck, Artery, Blood 667  Words | 5  Pages

  • Investigating the Stretch and Recoil of Arteries and Veins

    Investigating arteries and veins Methodology 1. Suspend a ring of artery from a hook on a clamp stand. 2. Use a metre rule to record the length of the ring once the mass carrier has been attached to the free end of the ring. 3. Attach a 10 g mass and record the length of the ring after the mass is added. 4. Remove the mass and record the length of the ring. 5. Repeat steps 2 and 3 using 20, 30, 40 and 50 g masses. Record the length with and without the masses each time. When comparing...

    Artery, Atherosclerosis, Blood 1240  Words | 3  Pages

  • Animal Rights

    Animal Rights Ever since The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in England in 1824 was formed there has been long running debates on the topic of animal rights. The first societies were formed to protect and maintain human treatment of work animals, such as cattle, horses and house hold pets. Towards the end of the 19th century more organizations were formed, this time to protest the use of animals in scientific experimentation. In today's society groups such as People for the...

    Animal Liberation Front, Animal rights, Animal testing 1358  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fantastic Voyage I

    my journey to check out the bacterium in the lower lobe of the right lung. I will be in my mini submarine Kim08. My assistants are going to shrink me down to a very small size that cannot be seen by the human eye and then inject me into the right femoral vein of Alex a female who is in good health. She seems to be having pain when she breaths in so were going to check it out and see what is going on in in the lower lobe of her right lung. I’m going to provide you with as much detailed information...

    Artery, Blood, Heart 1051  Words | 3  Pages

  • Blood Vessels and Cardiovascular

    Laszlo Vass, Ed.D. Version 42-0008-01-01 Purpose Please explain the purpose of this lab. Include in your explanation the major concepts you learned and any safety concerns associated with the lab. Purpose is to understand how the veins and arteries run through the body and how they function while the heart beats, where they deliver and drain blood to/from and how the cardiovascular system works together. Lock up the dogs while dissecting. wear face mask to protect from smells and splatter...

    Artery, Blood, Blood vessel 1166  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Pulmonary and Systemic Circuts

    The Pulmonary and Systemic Circuits The Pulmonary Circuits The heart is responsible for pumping the blood to every cell in the body. It is also responsible for pumping blood to the lungs, where the blood gives up carbon dioxide and takes on oxygen. The heart is able to pump blood to both regions efficiently because there are really two separate circulatory circuits with the heart as the common link. Some authors even refer to the heart as two separate hearts--a right heart in the pulmonary circuit...

    Artery, Blood, Blood vessel 558  Words | 2  Pages

  • Human Rights

    Human rights are universal, indivisible and interdependent. Human rights are what make us human. When we speak of the right to life, or development, or to dissent and diversity, we are speaking of tolerance. Tolerance will ensure all freedoms. Without it, we can be certain of none. <br> <br>The raging ethnic cleansing in Kosovo is an example of intolerance. The Serbians will not tolerate the Albanians at any cost. They are forcing them from their homes, turning the streets into killing fields. This...

    Abortion, Civil and political rights, Economic, social and cultural rights 927  Words | 3  Pages

  • Collective Rights

    | Collective Rights Mini-Handbook | | | Created by Katrina Navarro | Grade 9A | | Define Collective Rights * Collective rights are rights Canadians hold because they belong to one of several groups in society. They are rights held by groups (peoples) in Canadian society that are recognized and protected by Canada’s constitution. Those groups include Aboriginals, Francophones and Anglophones. * Collective rights are different than individual rights. Every Canadian citizen...

    Aboriginal peoples in Canada, Canada, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms 955  Words | 4  Pages

  • Rights of Accused

    Rights of Accused. Medina. 1 Rights of Accused Mawar Medina Dr. S.G. Harb POL 110 – U.S. Government 4/27/12 Rights of Accused. Medina. 2 Criteria # 1 On Merriam-Webster Dictionary, Due Process is defined as a judicial requirement stating that enacted laws may not contain provisions that result in the unfair, arbitrary, or unreasonable treatment of an individual. In all its complexity due process just simply means the rights of any citizen to...

    Due process, Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution 693  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hiv and Their Rights

    What do human rights have to do with HIV and AIDS? Human rights are inextricably linked with the spread and impact of HIV on individuals and communities around the world. A lack of respect for human rights fuels the spread and exacerbates the impact of the disease, while at the same time HIV undermines progress in the realisation of human rights. This link is apparent in the disproportionate incidence and spread of the disease among certain groups which, depending on the nature of the epidemic and...

    AIDS, Antiretroviral drug, HIV 1091  Words | 4  Pages

  • Legal Rights

    Legal Rights Elisia Jackson Introduction to Criminal Justice Criminals have legal rights during trial procedures. Without these rights there would be so much confusion and controversy in the court system today. There are four of them that I will give a brief summarization of and explain to you the consequences that could possibly happen if these legal rights were no longer upheld in the court system today. They are; the right to confront witnesses, the right to an impartial...

    Civil and political rights, Court, Crime 1195  Words | 3  Pages

  • VOTING RIGHTS

    98% Voting Rights “Perhaps the fact that we have seen millions voting themselves into complete dependence on a tyrant has made our generation understand that to choose ones government is not important to secure freedom”. This tells that people vote ever time and that is what has benign going on people are just voting for government...

    American Civil War, Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Southern United States 1510  Words | 4  Pages

  • Rights of the Child

    CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child was brought into effect to recognise that Children needed their own set of specific human rights that should be protected and that these were a universal right not a privilege. The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child was drawn up and accepted by the UN in 1989. The UK government agreed to abide by the principles in 1991 and it was fully implemented in 1992. The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child is the...

    Abuse, Civil liberties, Council of Europe 1178  Words | 3  Pages

  • Prisoners Rights

    Prisoners’ Rights Roberta Stewart May 1, 2011 CJS/230, Dr. Kay Carter Prisoner rights are important because they prevent prisons from taking advantage of people. They also help to ensure that the punishment fits the crime. Without prisoner rights, those who are responsible for ensuring that society is safe from people who cannot live by society’s rules would be free to treat prisoners whatever way they saw fit, and abuse would be commonplace. Even though prisoners lose a lot of their...

    Cruel and unusual punishment, Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Excessive bail 795  Words | 3  Pages

  • Abortion - Right to Life, Right to Voice

    Right to Life, Right to Voice For decades the idea of abortion is one of the most important ethical issues ever concerned in United States. Should abortion be allowed in the United States? If so under what circumstances the practice should be allowed? Abortion which is the deliberate termination of a pregnancy has been one of the most intensely debated matters in the United States for more than a century. Therefore, this paper will examine all the interpretation of the issue. It will explore the...

    Abortion, Abortion debate, Abortion in the United States 1641  Words | 5  Pages

  • bill of rights

    Bill of Rights A democracy must ensure that individuals have certain rights and that the government will always recognize these rights. Therefore it is often a practice in most democratic countries to list the rights of the citizens in the constitution itself. Such a list of rights mentioned and protected by the constitution is called the ‘bills of rights. A bill of rights prohibits government from thus acting against the rights of the individuals and ensures a remedy in case there is violation...

    Civil and political rights, Democracy, Human rights 810  Words | 3  Pages

  • Students Rights

    Civics Report Students Rights I chose to do my report on students rights in the public school system. Lisa Rowe, then sixteen a student at Teaneck High School, in New Jersey, thought she was doing a good dead when she returned a purse she'd found in her English class. When she took the purse to the office instead of being rewarded she was told to step into the principals office and asked to pull up her sweater and pull down her slacks, and then she was searched. Why? In case she was hiding...

    American Civil Liberties Union, First Amendment to the United States Constitution, Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution 551  Words | 4  Pages

  • Human Rights

    Human right Definition A right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person. Human rights are commonly understood as "inalienable fundamental rights to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a human being. Human rights are thus conceived as universal (applicable everywhere) and egalitarian (the same for everyone). These rights may exist as natural rights or as legal rights, in both national andinternational law. What are human rights? Human rights are rights...

    Abuse, Amnesty International, Benazir Bhutto 982  Words | 3  Pages

  • Prisoners Rights

    with Prisoner Rights As we evolved into a more civilized society many things changed. Medicine became better; schools and education improved, and treatment of our prisoners became more humane. The constitution of our country clearly prohibits the use of cruel and unusual punishment. No longer would captors be allowed torture that captive with iron maidens or contraptions of the like. These basic rules seem obvious to us today, but they represent the foundation of prisoner rights, the idea that...

    Boumediene v. Bush, First Amendment to the United States Constitution, Individual rights 1727  Words | 5  Pages

  • Fetal Rights

    Eryn Douglas Mrs. Williams English 1213 28 May 2013 Civil Disobedience The government sees the rights of the human fetus as a complex topic, along with civil and human rights. In most states fetuses are not given entitlements because it can be seen as a violation of the privileges of the woman carrying the fetus. As of today the U.S. Supreme Court does not recognize the fetus as a person under the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution (Constitution). In the Declaration of Independence...

    Abortion, Embryo, Fetus 1085  Words | 3  Pages

  • Miranda Rights

    Miranda Rights Everyone has heard the term Miranda Rights, whether that be when taking a law class, during the course of a television show, or perhaps through personal experience with their use, but what do these two words really mean, where did they come from and how to they apply to an individual's everyday life? The answers to this question are neither simple nor fully answered today, as challenges to Miranda Rights appear in courtrooms routinely. However, the basis for Miranda Rights can be...

    Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Miranda v. Arizona, Miranda warning 1591  Words | 5  Pages

  • Bill of Rights

    Bill of Rights & Amendments The Constitution of the United States was written by our forefathers to set up guidelines and regulations for the government to follow as well as give certain rights to the citizens of this nation. “In the past 200 years, the U.S. Constitution has been amended 27 times” (How the U.S. Constitution, n.d.). “On September 25, 1789, the First Congress of the United States therefore proposed to the state legislatures 12 amendments to the Constitution that met arguments most...

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