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Corporate Personhood, the Fourteenth Amendment, and the First Amendment

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My Country – The Legal Fiction of Corporate Personhood Not long after we ratified the Fourteenth Amendment, the Supreme Court extended it to corporations. At this time, jury selection continued to cause problems. Voting rights failed to truly reach African-Americans. But the Supreme Court gave equal protection and due process to corporations. Some things never …