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It affects citizens because you all live under these rights and they are there to protect your human and democratic rights so if they rule whatever changed they can affect the way you live and your rights.

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The court system ensures that laws are followed. They also ensure that individuals breaking the law get the sentences they deserve.

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It can rule laws unconstitutional that violates rights protected in the Constitution.

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Q: How does the US Supreme Court affect the rights of citizens?
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