Origins of the concept of due process of law; evolution of meaning of the concept; elements of definition; inclusion in Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments; prohibition of deprivation of life, liberty, or property without due process of law; Fifth Amendment only limits national government; Fourteenth Amendment extends Fifth Amendment limitations to states; essential elements of due process; due process in criminal and civil proceedings; elements of due process required whenever governmental action may affect an individual’s life, liberty, or property; definition of “property.”

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