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Participation in Government Discussion Question 20

Students need to know that their legal rights and responsibilities do not necessarily stay with them when they travel to another country, do business in another country, or are engaged in a pursuit (such as adopting a child or seeking custody) that may involve the laws of another country or union of countries. As globalization becomes a reality, students also need to learn how to think about public issues, consequences, and remedies that can “float” from local to national to international arenas.

Discussion Question #20: How do your legal rights and responsibilities change as you move about in the international arena?