What is due process in the workplace?

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In general legal terms, due process is one of the fundamental rights that Americans have.  It is protected by the 5th and 14th Amendments to the Constitution, which say that governments may not deprive people of their life, liberty, or property without the due process of law.  This means that the government may not take anything away from you without going through the proper procedure of putting you on trial and convicting you of a crime (or the proper procedure of passing a law to impose a tax).  In short, proper procedures must be followed to...

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