Reconstruction 2.rtf - Restricting African American Rights 13thAmendment Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude except as a punishment for crime

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Restricting African American Rights13thAmendment : Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction. 14hAmendment : All persons born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction so they are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside. No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens ofthe United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws15hAmendment : The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color or previous condition of servitudeWhich of these do you feel MOST benefited African Americans?Why? the 15th amendment benefited the the most because it made it so that no one could deny the from voting.
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