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Unformatted text preview: (National Constitution Center website, 2011). The United States government or military is not likely to demand the occupancy of ones home. The most important amendment if suddenly arrested and tried for a crime would be Amendment VI. This amendment provides the accused the right to a speedy and public trial by a jury of their peers. The right to know their accuser, the nature of the crime placed against them, and to establish witnesses in their favor as well as obtain defense counsel. Without these rights, many innocent people may be sent to their demise and never have an opportunity to defend their innocence. Bill of Rights 3 References Government in America: People, Politics, and Policy. (2008). Appendix (pages 636-637). Pearson Education, Inc. National Constitution Center website. (2011). Text of the Constitution Amendment III. Retrieved May 17, 2011 from http://ratify.constitutioncenter.org/constitution/ details_explanation.php?link=129&const=10_amd_03...
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