The Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights - cases with counsel and the right to...

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1st Amendment: This guarantees the freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly and the right to petition government to people 2nd Amendment: This Guarantees the right to bear arms. 3rd Amendment: This Prohibits the quartering of soldiers in homes in peacetime. 4th Amendment: Prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures. 5th Amendment: Requires grand jury indictment for a serious crime, bans double jeopardy, no loss of life, liberty or property without due process of law. 6th Amendment: Guarantees the right to a speedy, impartial public trial in criminal
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Unformatted text preview: cases with counsel and the right to cross examine. 7th Amendment: Guarantees the right to jury trial in civil suits involving $20.00 or more. 8th Amendment: Prohibits excessive bail or fines or cruel or unusual punishment 9th Amendment: Rights not listed in other amendments are not necessarily involved. 10th Amendment: Asserts that powers not delegated to the national government or denied to the states are reserved to the states....
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