Unformatted text preview: and self-defense in case of an emergency. I also know that other people use the right to bear arms to scare or harm others, which is why I personally do not care for this amendment. I know that a lot of people die from guns on a daily basis mostly by accident because parents leave guns available for children to get a hold of. If in any case I were arrested and tried for a crime the amendment that would be most important to me would be amendment V grand juries, double jeopardy, self-incrimination, due process, and eminent domain. I believe this amendment would be the most important to me because if I was tried for a crime and was innocent I would want to face a jury and judge to plead my case for a fair trial. If this amendment was not ratified and an innocent person was arrested for a crime there would be no way for that person to prove their innocence. Loretta Campbell 04/26/2011...
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- Spring '10
- Government, Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution